Cookstr.com

Salad Nicoise

Updated February 23, 2016
(1 Votes)

0 Comments

Serves6

CostInexpensive

Easy

Total Timeunder 1 hour

Make Ahead RecipeYes

Kid FriendlyYes

One Pot MealYes

OccasionCasual Dinner Party

Recipe Coursemain course

Dietary Considerationdiabetic, low carb

Five Ingredients or LessYes

Mealdinner, lunch

Taste and Texturelight, savory

Type of Dishmain course salad

Ingredients

  • ¼ cup red-wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard (mustard powder)
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • ¾ cup olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh herbs (any combination of chervil, parsley, chives, tarragon, and marjoram)
  • 1 head oak leaf lettuce, washed and dried
  • 1 head red leaf lettuce, washed and dried
  • ¼ pound green beans, stem-ends trimmed, cooked
  • ¼ pound yellow beans (wax beans), stem-ends trimmed, cooked
  • 24 cherry tomatoes
  • 4 hard-boiled eggs, shelled and halved
  • 12 cooked new potatoes, halved
  • ½ small red onion, thinly sliced
  • 2 (7-ounce) cans Italian-style tuna fish packed in oil, drained
  • 2 tablespoons capers, washed and drained
  • 8 oil-packed anchovy fillets, drained and patted dry

Instructions

Prepare the vinaigrette: In a medium bowl, thoroughly whisk the vinegar, mustards, salt, and pepper. Gradually whisk in the oil until the vinaigrette is creamy. Stir in the herbs. Cover and refrigerate until ready to use.

Chill all the ingredients for the salad before combining.

Place all the ingredients, except the anchovies, in a large salad bowl and toss with enough vinaigrette to coat. Arrange the anchovy fillets on top of the salad or mash them into a paste and blend with the vinaigrette before tossing with the salad.

YOUR RECENTLY VIEWED RECIPES

Reviews

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

Close

Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Sign In to Your Account

Close Window
Sign In with one of your Social Accounts
Facebook
Google
Twitter
OR
Sign In using Email and Password