This is truly just a typical green salad with an oil and vinegar dressing. A perfect side for any meal. Feel free to simply use whatever is fresh and in season. Add peppers, cucumber etc. I think you will like this super easy green salad.
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Sallatë Jeshile – Green Salad
- 1 hea romaine lettuce or any type you like cut into bite size pieces
- ½ red onion sliced, if it is a strong onion, you should soak it about 10 minutes in ice water
- 1 tomato quartered
- olives black, green or both, sliced
- For the Dressing:
- ½ cup olive oil
- 2 Tablespoons Vinegar white, red or balsamic
- salt to taste
- Mix together all the vegetables and olives.
- Whisk together the dressing and pour over the salad just prior to serving.
- Toss gently and serve.