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Fig and strawberry salad

Fruity salad with goat's cheese and black pepper.
 
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Recipe from: 4 March 2014
Preparation time: 15 min
Cooking time: 10 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 200
    g
    goat's cheese (chèvre)
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1
    small baguette - sliced into rounds
  • 3
    Tbs
    sherry vinegar
  • 3
    Tbs
    olive oil
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 1
    tsp
    castor sugar
  • 1
    small onion - finely diced (optional)
  • 1
    small punnet of strawberries
  • 4
    ripe figs
  • salt and black pepper to taste
  • 1
    punnet of rocket leaves
  • Nasturtium leaves (optional)
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Method

 
Roll the chèvre into freshly crushed black pepper. Set aside.

Slice the bread into rings, heat a griddle pan and grill the bread on both sides.

Top each one with a slice of chèvre. Set aside.

To make the vinaigrette:

Shake the vinegar, olive oil, lime juice, sugar and
onion together in a jar.

Halve the strawberries and tear the figs into quarters. Decorate plates with rocket leaves. Add the strawberries and figs. Drizzle with the vinaigrette.

Grill the chèvre crostinis until bubbly and melted and place 2 on each plate.

Serve immediately. Garnish with nasturtium leaves if desired.

Recipes developed for Food Lover's Market by Marie-Louise Guy and Callie Maritz from CAKEBREAD.


 

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