A Taste of Greece: Mediterranean Delights
Greece, with its stunning landscapes and rich history, has always been a source of culinary inspiration. Our “A Taste of Greece: Mediterranean Delights” recipe is a tribute to the flavors and traditions of this beautiful Mediterranean country. This dish is a delightful combination of fresh ingredients, vibrant spices, and a dash of Greek magic that will transport your taste buds to the shores of the Aegean Sea.
- 2 cups of ripe, juicy tomatoes
- 1 cucumber, diced
- 1 red onion, thinly sliced
- 1/2 cup Kalamata olives, pitted and halved
- 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
- 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
- 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
- In a large bowl, combine the tomatoes, cucumber, red onion, and Kalamata olives.
- Sprinkle the crumbled feta cheese over the top.
- In a small bowl, whisk together the olive oil, red wine vinegar, dried oregano, salt, and pepper.
- Drizzle the dressing over the salad and gently toss to combine.
- Chill in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes before serving to allow the flavors to meld.
- Serve as a refreshing side dish or add grilled chicken or shrimp for a complete meal.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
This A Taste of Greece: Mediterranean Delights recipe captures the essence of Greek cuisine in every bite. With ripe tomatoes, crisp cucumbers, briny olives, and tangy feta cheese, it’s a refreshing and satisfying salad that’s perfect for any occasion. Whether you’re dreaming of a Greek island getaway or simply craving a taste of the Mediterranean, this dish will transport you to the azure waters and sun-drenched landscapes of Greece.
Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories: 180, Fat: 14g, Carbohydrates: 10g, Protein: 4g
Transport your taste buds to Greece with this delightful Mediterranean salad. It’s not just a dish; it’s a journey through the flavors and traditions of one of the world’s most beloved culinary destinations. Enjoy the fresh, vibrant taste of Greece in every mouthful and savor the magic of the Mediterranean with every bite.