Grilled plum, coppa and rocket salad

This unusual salad is delicious!
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Recipe from: 18 December 2015
Preparation time: 15 min
Cooking time: 5 min


  • 2
    olive oil
  • 1
    balsamic vinegar
  • 6
    plums, pips removed and quartered
  • 150
    coppa, sliced
  • 150
    wild rocket
  • 3
    balls mozzarella, torn
  • 100
    walnuts, toasted and chopped
  • 1/4
    olive oil
  • 1
    balsamic vinegar
  • 1
    chilli flakes
  • 1
    caster sugar
  • Sea salt and black pepper
  • Toasted ciabatta
Servings: Change Serving


Heat a griddle pan until smoking hot. Whisk together olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Brush plums with the mixture and griddle for 2–3 minutes on each side. Season and set aside.

Place plums on a serving platter, toss together with coppa, rocket, mozzarella and walnuts.

For the dressing:

Mix together dressing ingredients, pour over salad, and season well.

Words and image:Fairlady

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