Tag: feta

Midsummer Orzo Salad

Ingredients: 1 1/4 cup (dry) orzo 2 ears’ worth corn kernels 1 1/2 cup halved cherry tomatoes 2 “baby” cucumbers, sliced into half-moons 3 tablespoons minced dill 1/4 cup chopped Italian parsley 1/3 cup pitted kalamata olives 4 oz baby arugula, coarsely chopped 4 oz crumbled feta 3 tablespoons sherry […]

Dill Feta Ranch Dip

Ingredients: 1 3/4 cup plain Greek yogurt 3 tablespoons minced fresh dill 1/4 cup crumbled feta for the ranch mix: 1 1/2 tablespoons dry buttermilk* 1 teaspoon dried parsley 1/2 teaspoon freeze-dried chives 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard 1/2 teaspoon smoked paprika 1/2 teaspoon dried onion 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 […]

Sesame-Feta Chicken Salad

Ingredients: 2 cups cubed cooked chicken breast handful Italian parsley, chopped 1 “baby” cucumber, diced 1/2 small red onion, diced 3 oz crumbled feta (tomato basil flavored if possible) 1 tablespoon nonpareil capers 2 teaspoons tahini 3-4 tablespoons mayonnaise salt freshly ground black pepper zest of one lemon Directions: Place […]

Chicken Koftas with Za’atar, Sun-dried Tomatoes and Feta

Ingredients: 1 lb ground chicken 1 1/2 tablespoons za’atar 1/2 tablespoon lemon pepper seasoning 1/4 cup sun-dried tomatoes (dry, not packed in oil) 1/4 cup crumbled feta 1 egg, beaten 1/4 cup breadcrumbs serving suggestions: small flatbread/pita, warmed sliced red onion sliced cucumber zhug sauce* hummus Directions: Mix together all […]

Mediterranean Beet Salad

Ingredients: 10 oz cooked beets*, diced 2 “baby” cucumbers, diced 3 oz crumbled feta 1/4 cup chopped parsley 1 bulb spring onion, cut into half moons for the dressing: juice of  1/2 lemon 3 tablespoon red wine vinegar 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil sea salt freshly ground black pepper […]

Greek-esque Broccoli and Cauliflower Salad

Ingredients: 1 small head cauliflower, cut into florets 2 heads broccoli, cut into florets 1/2 cup halved kalamata olives 1/2 crumbed feta 1/2 small red onion, thinly sliced 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar 1/2 teaspoon Greek seasoning salt freshly ground black pepper red pepper flakes Directions: […]

Vaguely Mediterranean Shrimp Pasta Salad

Ingredients: 2 lb freshly steamed, peeled shrimp, halved 1 carrot, diced 1/4 cup halved Kalamata olives 1 seedless cucumber, diced 1 stalk celery, diced 1/4 cup diced red onion 1/4 cup crumbled feta 10 oz cooked, small pasta for the dressing: 1/4 cup mayonnaise 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar salt […]

Watermelon Radish and Cara Cara Orange Salad

Ingredients: 1 large (like tennis ball sized) watermelon radish, thinly sliced 2 Cara Cara oranges, peeled and sliced into thin rounds 1/4 cup crumbled feta 2 tablespoons Prosecco vinegar 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil sea salt freshly ground black pepper Directions: Toss the radish, orange and feta together in […]

Zucchini and Feta Stuffed Hamburgers

Ingredients: 1 1/3 lb 90% lean ground beef 1 cup finely shredded zucchini (about 1 medium zucchini), squeezed dry 5 oz feta, crumbled 1 tablespoon dill freshly ground black pepper rolls for serving Directions: In a medium bowl, combine the ground beef, zucchini, pepper, feta and dill until well mixed. […]