Now that the holidays are over many people are seeking lighter, yet still delicious dishes. Here is a take on a great salad: Winter Citrus Salad With Black Pepper, Feta, and Mint. Citrus, is an especially great addition in your diet in the winter months because it provides an excellent source of Vitamin C to help boost you immune system.
3 blood oranges
1 naval orange
1 white grapefruit
3 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
1/2 teaspoon honey
2 tablespoons minced fresh mint leaves
3 ounces feta cheese, crumbled
Cracked black pepper
- Peel citrus using a knife to remove as much white pith as possible. Slice into wheels about 1/4-inch thick, discarding any seeds. Layer fruit on a large serving platter, overlapping slices.
- Whisk together olive oil, vinegar and honey and season with salt. Drizzle vinaigrette over salad and garnish with mint, feta and pepper. Serve immediately.