Traditional Greek Salad - Choriatiki

  • by XpatAthens
  • Thursday, 30 April 2020
Traditional Greek Salad - Choriatiki
If you have visited Greece, you must have seen the famous Greek salad named "Choriatiki salata" (village salad) listed on most restaurants' menus. It's undeniably a Greek summer in a bowl and you can make it in the comfort of your own kitchen wherever you are in the world.

Serves: 2-3
Difficulty: Easy
Prep Time: 12 minutes

  • 4 large tomatoes
  • 1 medium onion, cut into medium chunks
  • 1 medium cucumber peeled and cut into medium chunks
  • 1 green bell pepper, cut into medium chunks
  • 1 slice Greek feta cheese
  • Pinch of dried Greek oregano
  • 1/4 cup top quality extra virgin olive oil
  • 12 Kalamata olive
  • Squirt of lemon and sea salt to taste

Cooking Method
Add all the ingredients together (except for the feta) into a bowl and toss them. Then top with the slice of feta and drizzle some extra olive oil and add a pinch of oregano if you like.

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