I love salads. I often find myself defending salads. Why does salad have a reputation for being boring? Salad is anything but boring! Every bite is a different combination of ingredients. I eat salad several nights a week for dinner because it’s fast and easy. Here are some of my favorites to inspire your own salad endeavors:
You might have noticed by now that I am a big fan of feta cheese. So much so that feta appears in every single salad pictured above. This is by no means the only cheese that I love, but it is definitely my favorite to eat in salad.
I also mention homemade lemon dressings in several of these salads. I was given the neatest gadget by my German professor (vielen dank, Frau Chapa!) and I use it all the time. Run out and by one of these immediately:
I grab a cup, pour in some extra virgin olive oil, zest and squeeze a lemon, add some herbs from my garden and a pinch of salt, and mix it all together with this nifty tool and voile, fresh dressing at a moment’s notice!