/ Lettuce Salads
head of lettuce, chopped
large basil leaves, cut in half (widthwise)
tomato, diced into large pieces
mexican melting cheese, crumbled (i know it isn't italian, but trust me)
bell pepper, red or orange
cumin & balsamic vinegarette dressing (recipe below)
How to Make Italian Basil Salad
1Layer, from bottom up, Lettuce, Basil, Tomato, Bell Pepper, and Cheese
2Drizzle with Cumin Balsamic Dressing.
3Do not toss.
Serve with additional dressing on the side.
4For 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
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Posted: Thu, Sep 6, 2012