Italian Basil Salad
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1/2head of lettuce, chopped
1 clarge basil leaves, cut in half (widthwise)
1 largetomato, diced into large pieces
3/4 cmexican melting cheese, crumbled (i know it isn't italian, but trust me)
1 mediumbell pepper, red or orange
1/4 ccumin & balsamic vinegarette dressing (recipe below)
How to Make Italian Basil Salad
- Layer, from bottom up, Lettuce, Basil, Tomato, Bell Pepper, and Cheese
- Drizzle with Cumin Balsamic Dressing.
- Do not toss.
Serve with additional dressing on the side.
- For dressing Mix together:
1/2 cup extra virgin Olive Oil, 3 Tbsp Balsamic Vinegar, 1 tsp coarse ground mustard, 1/2 tsp ground cumin, 1/2 tsp minced garlic (or 1/2 tsp garlic powder, 1/4 tsp salt, 1/4 tsp pepper