Cantaloupe and feta salad

This recipe celebrates the peak of cantaloupe season!  Fresh, Mediterranean and incredibly easy to make.

Cantaloupe and Feta Salad from Bellina Alimentari on Vimeo.

Yield: serves 4

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cooking time: none

 

Ingredients

Cantaloupe, 1 whole diced

Feta cheese, ½ pound

Toasted pine nuts, 2 tablespoons

Black taggiasca olives, 3 tablespoons

Extra virgin Olive Oil, 2 tablespoons

Fresh basil, ½ bunch torn

Salt and pepper to taste

 

Method

Scrape seeds out of the cantaloupe, dice and mix with all other ingredients in a bowl. Crumble the feta with your hands, the texture will be more pleasant. Tear the basil with your hands and don’t chop with a knife, the metal oxidizes it very quickly and will make it turn dark brown. Serve chilled with a glass of crisp white wine.

Buon Appetito!


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