Baked goat’s cheese, mushroom and rocket salad

If you enjoy mushrooms then you will enjoy this tasty salad.
goats cheese,mushroom, salad

Recipe from: 31 December 2015
Preparation time: 20 min
Cooking time: 10 min


  • 800
    medium brown mushrooms
  • Olive oil for drizzling
  • Sea salt and black pepper
  • 100
    goat's cheese, crumbled
  • Fresh thyme
  • 200
    wild rocket
  • 300
    smoked bacon rashers
  • finely sliced into batons; fried
  • 50
    walnuts, toasted & roughly chopped
  • 6
    slices sourdough bread, toasted, to serve
  • 2
    garlic cloves, finely crushed
  • 2
    red wine vinegar
  • 1/3
    olive oil
Servings: Change Serving


Preheat the oven to 200ºC. Place the mushrooms on a baking tray, drizzle with olive oil and season, top with cheese and fresh thyme and bake for 7–10 minutes.

For the dressing:
In a small jug, whisk together the red wine vinegar and garlic, slowly add olive oil and whisk to combine. Season.

To serve:
place the rocket leaves on a plate, top with the mushrooms, sprinkle over bacon and walnuts and drizzle with dressing. Serve with the toasted sourdough bread.

Words and image: Fairlady

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