Greek Salad With Crumbled Feta Cheese, A Greek Food Favorite

This Favorite in Greek Recipes is Packed with Flavor... The Queen of Salad Recipes with Fresh Herbs and topped with Kalamata Olives... Having a Barbeque Party? How about Chicken Souvlaki Kabobs, Tzatziki and Chocolate Ice Cream Cake for Dessert... Sounds Delicious!





Everyone loves Greek Salad don't you think? I would say that this is one delicious pick in Salad Recipes. This jammed packed flavorful winning pick in Greek Food is always welcomed at any table.


With fresh veggies, red and green peppers, feta cheese this favorite with a Homemade Salad Dressing, makes a fantastic pick in Greek Recipes. This favorite in Salad Recipes will be on your menu for sure. How about serving this Greek Salad with the Greek Moussaka, a favorite in Greek Food? Delicious!



When we're having a Barbecue Party , I like to make this fantastic pick in Greek Food ahead of time and just before serving I add the Salad Dressing. Our favorite choice in BBQ recipes is the popular Juicy Stuffed Hamburgers!


Another suggestion would be to add a favorite Dessert, how about the Apple Pie, served with Vanilla Ice Cream this is one warm delicious choice that is absolutely marvelous. Or the Chocolate Ice Cream Cake, a great choice for birthday party ideas for a fabulous Birthday Cake!


6 -8 large sized Roma tomatoes

1 english cucumber

1 large red onion

1 medium green pepper

1 medium red pepper

8 oz fresh feta cheese, crumbled

2 dozen Kalamata Olives


Greek Salad Dressing

2 cloves fresh garlic, minced

1/2 teaspoon kosher salt

1/4 teaspoon freshly ground peppercorns

1/2 cup extra virgin Italian Olive Oil

4 tablespoon balsamic vinegar

1/4 cup fresh oregano, chopped

1/4 cup fresh sweet basil


Combine fresh garlic, salt, fresh ground pepper, Italian Olive Oil, balsamic vinegar, fresh oregano, fresh sweet basil in a jar or shaker cup. Seal tightly and shake well. Place in fridge.


Wash and prepare tomatoes and peppers and chop into bite sized pieces and place in large salad bowl.

Peel and chop cucumber and red onion into bite sized pieces. Add to tomatoes and toss together.

Drain brine from feta cheese and crumble into salad in large bite sized chunks. If used pre-crumbled cheese without brine, sprinkle directly in salad bowl with other ingredients. Reserving a bit for garnish if desired. Toss again mixing together ingredients that have been added to bowl so far.

Add Kalamata Olives. Reserving a few for garnish if desired. Toss in gently.

Pour your Salad Dressing over all ingredients and toss together reserving 2-3 tablespoons.

In a smaller bowl toss together reserved Feta Cheese, Kalamata Olives and reserved Salad Dressing. Add to top off salad for garnish.
Serves 4-6.
With homemade salad dressing, fresh veggies and feta cheese this salad is absolutely delicious. This salad dressing stores well in fridge and doubles very well!
Enjoy!


Back to Salad Recipes and More like Greek Salad...

Greek Salad a crunchy fresh favorite in every bite, would go great with any of the BBQ Recipes. One of our favorite choices in our house is the Stuffed Juicy Hamburgers with the works or the Baby Back Ribs... Fabulous!


This Greek Food Favorite packed with fresh veggies is a fantastic make ahead and would be great with a favorite pick in Mediterranean Recipes. How about the Souvlaki Kabobs with Greek Potatoes? Delicious!


Another suggestion might be a choice from Dessert Recipes, the light Angel Food Cake with Strawberry Mousse or Chocolate Mousse.


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