Greek salad is one of the most popular and well-known Greek dishes outside and inside Greece. It is called “Horiatiki”, which means village in the Greek language. It is similar to Persian Shirazi salad. Greeks use a lot of vegetables in their cuisine. Since this simple Salad doesn’t have a creamy dressing and leafy greens, it can last for three days in the fridge.
Greek Salad Benefits and Calories
Greek salad is perfect for those who are on a diet and want to lose weight.
It has phytonutrients and antioxidants, which reduces the risk of health problems. Every two cups of Greek Salad has 212 calories.
Greek salad Ingredients
- Olive oil
- Red wine vinegar
- Blocks of Greek feta
- Dried oregano
- Feta cheese
Greek salad Recipe
- The quality of ingredients used is the key to have the best of this Salad.
- Cut cucumber, pepper, onion, tomatoes.
- Put everything in a large dish and mix them.
- Add a good handful of the pitted olives.
- Season very slowly with salt. Pour the olive oil and vinegar. Give everything a very gentle toss to mix.
Make the dressing:
Combine vinegar, lemon juice, and oregano and season with salt and pepper. Slowly add olive oil, whisking to combine.
Now add the feta blocks on top.
Greek salad in Las Vegas
Greek salad might seem European, but it has entered the Persian cuisine and adapted well. You can have a Greek salad in Las Vegas different from many you have ever tried. A new and memorable experience you can never forget. Hafez Persian Restaurant provides you the best Persian cuisine in Las Vegas.
You can order Greek salad in Las Vegas online and enjoy it with family or friends.