“I want this salad for our wedding.” that’s what popped first in my mind when I first ate that salad. It was wedding season and Antje and me were planning our wedding. It is ridicilous yummy and everybody enjoyed it.
For meat lovers: add slices of spanish serrano ham!
Figs are grown in Turkey, Greece, Italy, Spain, New Zealand, Australia, Mexcio, California and same parts in Africa and Asia (apologies, if I forgot something). Depending on the region, season is ...puh....let's say ... summer! The fig usually depends on the "wasp" Blastophaga psenes to be pollinated. But nowadays, figs are like bananas, self-pollinated. Good news is that it is quite easy to grow figs organic (only a few pests, quite stress tolerant), only drawback is that they are not local - but the cheese is, thou...
- Figs - 4 figs
- Mozzarella - 1 package fresh mozzarella
- Basil - bunch basil
- Olive oil -
- Balsamic vinegar -
- Salt and Pepper -
- This salad is accomplished in less than 10min! Quarter the figs, slice the mozzarella and make a nice arrangement, add leaves of fresh basil, sprinkle some olive oil, balsamic vinegar, salt and pepper over the dish. Maybe add some toasted bread. Enjoy!