Crunchy spring salad

Crunchy spring salad
Fresh and crunchy, this colourful spring salad combines baby courgettes, radishes, cauliflower, beetroot and spring onions with chopped herbs in a good vinaigrette.
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Last modified on: May 22th 2016

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Stage 1 - 3 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Rinse and brush 150 g courgette. Use young "baby" courgettes if possible as they are beautifully crunchy.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Trim and rinse 150 g radishes.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Separate 150 g cauliflower into small florets and peel 1 spring onion (scallion).

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Peel the beetroot, dice small and put into a salad bowl.

Stage 5 - 3 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Slice the courgettes thinly and add to the bowl.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Add the radishes, thinly sliced.

Stage 7 - 2 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Finely chop the cauliflower and add this.

Stage 8 - 1 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Chop the onion.

Note: for all this slicing and chopping, the mandolin "is your friend".

Stage 9 - 2 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Add the chopped chives and parsley.

Stage 10 - 1 min.
Crunchy spring salad
Finish by adding 6 tablespoons French dressing (vinaigrette) and mix well.

Your salad is ready.
It's entirely up to you what combination of vegetables to use: make the most of whatever you have available.
A day in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
874 Kcal or 3,659 Kj31 gr36 gr69 gr
44 %12 %3 %11 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
107 Kcal or 448 Kj4 gr4 gr9 gr
5 %1 %<1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
219 Kcal or 917 Kj8 gr9 gr17 gr
11 %3 %1 %3 %
% 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).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Sulfites, Mustard
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 1.65 €
  • Per person : 0.41 €

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This recipe uses (among others)
CauliflowerCauliflower: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Lebanese-style chickpea salad, Gratin with Parmesan flavours, Gratin "grilled inside", Creamy cauliflower with smoked salmon, Cauliflower and chickpea salad, ... All
CourgetteCourgette: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Couscous, Stuffed tomatoes and courgettes, "Au vert" beef, Crunchy courgette and mushroom salad, Spring courgette and tuna salad, ... All
Raw beetrootRaw beetroot: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Beetroot and black radish salad, Beetroot salad with cashew nuts, Raw beetroot salad, Sushi, Raw beetroot mousse with walnuts, ... All
RadishesRadishes: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Spring radish and avocado salad, Crunchy salad, Red mixed pickle, Raw green asparagus salad, Valay salad, ... All
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