Bistro-style beetroot salad


Bistro-style beetroot salad
Beetroot salad is a well-known classic, but have you come across the "bistro" version?

The beetroot is still diced, but raw and served with croutons and fried ham in a rémoulade dressing.
15,0663.2/5 for 5 ratings
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Last modified on: December 30th 2019

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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 15 min.
Bistro-style beetroot salad : Photo of step #1
Peel, rinse and dry 600 g raw beetroot, then cut into small dice (a mandolin is the ideal tool for this).

Stage 2 - 2 min.
Bistro-style beetroot salad : Photo of step #2
Salt and pepper the beetroot, drizzle 2 tablespoons vinegar over, mix well and leave to one side.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
Bistro-style beetroot salad : Photo of step #3
Dice 2 slices bread...

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Bistro-style beetroot salad : Photo of step #4
...and fry with 2 tablespoons Clarified butter in a small frying pan on high heat until golden brown.

Set aside.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
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Use the same pan to fry 2 slices cured ham.

Leave to cool, then cut into strips.

Stage 6 - 4 min.
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Thoroughly drain the diced beetroot and transfer to a salad bowl.

Stage 7 - 4 min.
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Add the croutons, ham pieces, some chopped parsley and 3 tablespoons Rémoulade dressing.

Mix well.

Stage 8
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Your salad is ready.

Remarks

You can use soy sauce instead of vinegar in stage 2.

Keeping:

Should be eaten the day it is made.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,183 Kcal or 4,953 Kj117 gr115 gr61 gr
59 %45 %11 %9 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
134 Kcal or 561 Kj13 gr13 gr7 gr
7 %5 %1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
296 Kcal or 1,239 Kj29 gr29 gr15 gr
15 %11 %3 %2 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Raw beetrootRaw beetroot: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Sushi, Vegetable tartare, Beetroot and cream cheese verrines, Crunchy spring salad, Raw beetroot salad, ... All
Rémoulade dressingRémoulade dressing: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Cauliflower, chicken and avocado salad, Verrine of avocado mousse and crab, Cucumber, avocado and mussel salad, Celeriac Rémoulade , Cauliflower and egg salad, ... All
Clarified butterClarified butter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Caramelized brioche with pear and kiwi, Spring veal sauté , Chilli langoustines, Flambéd bananas , Scrambled eggs with langoustines and asparagus tips., ... All
Cured hamCured ham: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Saltimbocca, Bisto-style canapés, Shallot confit tart, New York style pasta, Pasta with pesto and preserved tomatoes, ... All

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