Bread croutons and Feta cheese salad

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Bread croutons and Feta cheese salad

  • Author: Meenu Agarwal
  • Category: Vegetarian
  • Cuisine: Continental
  • Diet: Vegetarian

Description

This bread crouton and Feta cheese salad is a simple salad bursting with mediterranean flavours which can serve as an excellent main course option. This salad is best served fresh.


Ingredients

Bread slice – 1 (cut into squares without the edges)

Feta cheese / Cottage cheese – 1 tbsp. (grated)

Cucumber (cut into semi-circle) – ½

Tomato slices (without pulp) – ½

Onions (cut into square) – 1 medium

Cabbage (cut into square) – ¼

Salt – to taste

Black pepper – 1 tsp

Powdered sugar – ½ tsp

Lemon juice – 1 tbsp.

Vinegar – 3 tsp.

White sesame seeds (roasted) – 1 tbsp.

Oregano – 1 tsp.

Skimmed milk – 1-2 tbsp.


Instructions

  1. Deep fry the bread croutons and keep aside. When hot, sprinkle salt, oregano, red chili flakes and black pepper powder on top and mix well.
  2. Soak all the vegetables in chilled water for 30 minutes to make it crisp.
  3. In a bowl, add all the above listed seasonings including milk and mix well.
  4. Strain all the vegetables. Mix seasoning mixture in vegetables and stir it well. Add fried bread croutons and mix again.
  5. Transfer vegetables to a serving bowl. Top it with crushed feta or cottage cheese (sprinkle salt and black pepper powder).
  6. Garnish with roasted sesame seeds on top and serve.


Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1
  • Calories: 170 - 180 Kcal
  • Fat: 10 - 12 gm
  • Carbohydrates: 25 - 30 gm
  • Protein: 12 - 14 gm