This mozzarella & fig salad only takes 5 minutes to put together. Super easy! It’s the perfect salad for a hot summer day, light and tasty. Great for a picnic in the park, or to eat as a side salad at home. Figs add a touch of natural sweetness, providing a healthier alternative to processed sugars. Always make sure to buy good quality mozzarella cheese, it taste so much better and is also a lot better for your health and the environment. Enjoy !
Serves 2 Ingredients: - 100g buffalo mozzarella - 3 fresh figs - 2 large handfuls of rocket - handful of raw pecans - 1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil - 1 tbsp. balsamic vinegar - fresh basil, to serve (optional) Method: Break the mozzarella into bite-sized pieces, and quarter the figs. Place both ingredients in a bowl with the rocket. Mix well to make sure everything is evenly distributed. Roughly chop the pecans and leave to the side till it's time to serve. Dress at the last minute, drizzling over the olive oil and balsamic vinegar in a zig-zag motion and scatter over basil leaves and the roughly chopped pecans.