Greek Salad Without Lettuce Recipe
No Lettuce No Problem
Do you ever get sick of eating lettuce? I do as practically every night we have a salad with dinner. Even when I make a pasta or potato salad or coleslaw my husband still wants a lettuce salad. Finally I found a salad to make that does not contain lettuce and it actually satisfied him.
This is basically a Greek Salad but the dressing is not authentic. I used sweet white onions rather than the red onions. I made this salad for dinner the other night to go with a pork recipe that I found here on HubPages along with brown rice and Mediterranean vegetables.
You will find the link for the pork recipe at the bottom of the page.
- 1 Field cucumber peeled and sliced
- 2 Large tomatoes chopped
- 1 White sweet onion
- ¼ cup of sliced black olives
- ½ Green pepper sliced
- Feta cheese cut into chunks
- Peperoncini Peppers
Instructions For Salad Dressing
In a small bowl combine all the ingredients for the salad dressing and whisk.
Cover and refrigerate until ready to use.
4 TBS Extra virgin olive oil
2 TBS Red wine vinegar
2 Large cloves of garlic pressed
1 Pinch of oregano
2 TBS Fresh lemon juice
1 Dash of hot pepper sauce
In a serving bowl combine onion slices, cucumber, tomatoes, black olives, feta cheese and green pepper slices.
Add the salad dressing and toss. Add the peperoncini peppers to the top of the salad and serve.