Greek romaine salad

Greek romaine salad

Charring the romaine lettuce gives it a smoky-sweet flavour

By , 26 April 2016
Greek romaine salad
  • Ready in: 8 mins
  • Serves: 4
  • Price: 48p per serving

Help-yourself small plates are ideal for a bank holiday gathering. Cook indoors if the weather's a washout - or make ahead to finish on the Barbecue

Nutritional Info
Each 94g serving contains
  • Cals 112
    6%
  • Fat 9.4
    13%
  • Sat Fat 3.0
    15%
  • Sugar 2.0
    2%
  • Salt 0.56
    9%
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 498kJ/119kcal.
Ingredients
  • 1tbsp olive oil
  • 2tsp red wine vinegar
  • 1⁄4tsp dried oregano
  • 1 romaine heart
  • 1tbsp olive oil
  • 6 cherry tomatoes
  • 1 small red onion
  • 8 large pitted olives
  • 60g feta
Method
  • For the dressing, whisk 1tbsp olive oil, 2tsp red wine vinegar and 1⁄4tsp dried oregano in a bowl.

  • Quarter 1 romaine heart lengthwise, drizzle with 1tbsp olive oil and toss gently to coat. Heat a griddle pan or barbecue to high and cook the lettuce for 1-2 mins on each side until it chars and starts to wilt.

  • Put on a plate and scatter over 6 cherry tomatoes, halved, 1 small red onion, sliced, 8 large pitted olives, halved, and 60g feta, crumbled. Drizzle with the dressing.