Mediterranean Summer Salad


Mediterranean Summer Salad

Our Brands:  Mediterranean Summer Salad

It's hot outside, so we're always looking for cool ways to eat in the summer heat. We've got some fantastic quick grains for you to try that can be found in the rice aisle. 

Imported from Italy, these little gems are fast, delicious and healthy. Available in varieties such as Italian Farro, Bulgur & Quinoa and Five Grains Mix, the possibilities are endless! They cook in about 10 minutes, and the end result is absolutely delightful! 

Give our recipe for Mediterranean Summer Salad a try. Our Italian Farro, combined with sweet cherry tomatoes, Nob Hill Italian Spice Blend Olives and delicious Raley's Mediterranean Feta, is a cold and flavorful salad you will enjoy on those hot summer nights.

Mediterranean Summer Salad

Prep: 25 minutes, Chill: 1 hour, Serves: 6 to 8

Ingredients:

1 (8.8 oz.) pkg. Raley's Italian Farro

1½ cup Full Circle Cherry Tomatoes, quartered

1/2 cup Nob Hill Trading Co. Italian Spice Blend Olives, chopped

1 (4 oz.) pkg. Raley's Greek Style Feta Cheese, crumbled

1 tbsp. Full Circle Fresh Basil, chopped

1/3 cup Raley's Extra Virgin Olive Oil

1/4 cup Raley's Lemon Juice

Salt & Pepper to taste

Directions:

1. Cook the grains according to package instructions. Let cool.

2. In a medium bowl combine quartered cherry tomatoes, chopped olive blend, and crumbled feta cheese to the cooled grains.

3. In a smaller bowl whisk together the 1/3 cup Raley's Olive Oil and 1/4  cup Raley's Lemon Juice.*

4. Add fresh chopped basil to the grains combination.

5. Drizzle with the dressing and stir to combine.

*Tip: For an extra kick, add 1 tbsp. juice from the olive blend and decrease lemon juice to 3 tbsp.

Chill 1 hour and serve.

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