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.
10,7323.3/5 for 4 ratings
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Last modified on: December 30th 2019

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28 min.10 min.38 min.
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Should be eaten the day it is made.

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.
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Salt and pepper the beetroot, drizzle 2 tablespoons vinegar over, mix well and leave to one side.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
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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.

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: Red mixed pickle, Raw beetroot mousse with walnuts, Beetroot and cream cheese verrines, Raw beetroot salad, Creamy Winter Vegetable Soup, ... All
Rémoulade dressingRémoulade dressing: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Verrine of avocado mousse and crab, Bistro-style red endive salad, Radish and mushroom salad, Cucumber, avocado and mussel salad, Cauliflower, chicken and avocado salad, ... All
Cured hamCured ham: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Sliced cauliflower with 3 cheeses, Potato and two ham gratin, Saltimbocca, Pasta with pesto and preserved tomatoes, Surprise eggs, ... All
VinegarVinegar: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Broad bean salad with Parmesan, Mexican ceviche, Pan bagnat, Warm lentil salad, Salade Niçoise, ... All

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