ZUCCHINI AND CARROT SALAD
1 zucchini, shaved thinly on a mandolin or with a vegetable peeler
1 carrot, shaved thinly on a mandolin or with a vegetable peeler
pinch of ground cumin, toasted
pinch of preserved lemon, chopped finely
2 black cured olives, chopped roughly
2 tbsp (30 ml) olive oil
1 tbsp (15 ml) lemon juice
pinch freshly ground pepper
1 tbsp (15 ml) pistachio nuts, toasted and chopped roughly
2 tbsp (30 ml) feta cheese, cubed
2 tbsp (30 ml) mint, roughly chopped
- Toss all ingredients in a bowl, except for the pistachio, feta and mint. Adjust seasoning to taste. The preserved lemon, olives and feta are all salty, so you may not need salt.
- Garnish the salad with the pistachios, feta, and mint.