Courgette and mozzarella salad recipe

19 ratings Rate
  • Serves 6
  • 10mins to prepare and 5mins to cook
  • 371 calories / serving
Share
Rate
Rate
Binder
Add this recipe to your binder.
Add
Mealplan
Courgette and mozzarella salad with pistachio vinaigrette HERO

Preheat the oven to gas 6, 200°C, fan 180°C. Arrange the pitta triangles on a baking tray, brush with a little olive oil, season, then bake for 6-7 minutes until golden. Set aside until needed.

Meanwhile, heat a griddle pan on the hob. Using a vegetable peeler, slice the courgettes lengthways into ribbons. Toss in a large bowl with 1tbsp of oil and some seasoning. Griddle the courgettes in batches, until lightly charred on both sides.

In a small bowl, combine the dressing ingredients and whisk with a little seasoning.  

To serve, arrange the watercress on a serving platter and top with the pitta crisps, ripped mozzarella and courgettes. Drizzle over the dressing and garnish with the chilli flakes and some freshly ground black pepper. 

See more Salad recipes 

 

Text
ingredients
Email recipe details
Print recipe
  • Ingredients

  • 3 pitta breads, halved and cut into triangles
  • 1 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil, plus extra for brushing
  • 3 courgettes, trimmed
  • 100g (3½oz) watercress
  • 3 balls buffalo mozzarella, drained and ripped in half
  • 1 tsp crushed chilli flakes
  • For the dressing

  • 2 tbsp pistachios, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 1/2 garlic clove, crushed
  • 1 tsp caster sugar
Shop ingredients
Ways to shop
Look out for this basket to buy recipe ingredients.
Find out more

or
  • Energy 1548kj 371kcal 19%
  • Fat 24.5g 35%
  • Saturates 12.5g 63%
  • Sugars 3.6g 4%
  • Salt 1g 16%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 23.7g Protein 15.4g Fibre 2.5g

Convert

Text me the ingredients

Simply enter your mobile number below to receive the ingredients for this recipe by text

Please enter a valid UK or Ireland mobile phone number

Terms of Use. We will send you a text containing the list of ingredients for this recipe and a link to access the method. This will not cost you anything. If a message is undelivered we will only attempt to resend for up to 24 hours. This service involves no registration or subscription.