forget the lettuce salad

★★★★★ 1
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By Roberta Klodt
from The Villiages, FL

A nice alternative to a lettuce salad and a healthy one also. I have made this using other vegetables I have on hand.

★★★★★ 1
serves 10-12

Ingredients For forget the lettuce salad

  • 1 c
    chopped tomatoes, with their juices
  • 1 c
    chopped cucumber, peeled and seeded
  • 1 c
    chopped bell pepper, green, yellow and red
  • 1 c
    chickpeas
  • 1 c
    black olives
  • 1/2 c
    chopped green onions
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped fresh mint
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped fresh parsley
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped fresh basil
  • 1/2 c
    feta cheese
  • 1 tsp
    minced garlic
  • 1/2 c
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • 1/4 c
    lemon juice
  • salt and pepper to taste

How To Make forget the lettuce salad

  • 1
    In a large bowl, combine tomatoes, cucumber, peppers,chickpeas, olives and green onions, mint, parsley, and basil. Season with salt and pepper and toss to combine.
  • 2
    In a separate bowl, whisk together garlic, lemon juice and olive oil. Add feta cheese to salad.
  • 3
    Pour dressing over salad and toss. You may not need all of the dressing.
  • 4
    Makes 10 to 12 servings.

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