Scents of May
May is came bringing with itself the desire to enjoy relax by the pool under the umbrellas. The warm temperature, not yet purely summer, are perfect for a fresh drink as the orange juice! It’s not all: one of the best quality of Sicily is to know how transform our treasures in delicacies! The best example of this quality is the orange salad: a fresh and healthy dish, perfect for lunch, dinner or starter!
Sometimes preparing a simple salad could be long and boring, but with this recipe there is no this probem! Thanks to the ease of orange salad recipe you will enjoy the scents and the colors of citrus fruits!
Here the steps to follow to prepare a great tipical Sicilian recipe:
Red onion 1
Black Olives with Hazel 30 g
Extra virgin olive oil
Some mint leaves
Cut the onion into very thin slices and place in a bowl with cold water for about 10 minutes. Wash and peel the oranges, cut into slices of about 6 mm, and place them on a
large platter. Wash and cut the fennels into thin slices too. Add the drained onion, olives and fennels to oranges. Prepare the emulsion with an orange juice, a little olive oil, salt, pepper and a few mint leaves chopped dress the salad. Let stand for about 10 minutes so that is seasoned and then serve.
To give an extra touch to an oranges salad, you can use various spices and flavors: first of all the black pepper, but ideals are also mint or ginger.
Perfect for who follows a vegan diet and for who loves a cuisine based on the health welfare!
What you looking for? We are ready to fall in love with citrus scent, and you?