Kalamata Salad

Kalamata Salad
The Kalamata salad (a Greek city in the Peloponese) is made of tomatoes, feta cheese and pine nuts roasted with a lemon, olive oil and oregano sauce.
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Last modified on: August 14th 2022

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42 min.5 min.47 min.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1 - 5 min.
Kalamata Salad : Photo of step #1
Roast 125 g pine nuts in a small pan over medium heat for 6-8 minutes, stirring occasionally, until golden brown.

Let cool.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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Cut 200 g feta into small pieces.

Stage 3 - 30 min.
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Prepare 1 kg tomato, sprinkle them with fine salt, and let them stand (about 1 hour) in a fine sieve to drain.

Stage 4 - 3 min.
Kalamata Salad : Photo of step #4
In a bowl, pour the feta cheese and pine nuts, add finely chopped 1 spring onion (scallion).

Stage 5 - 4 min.
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Prepare the sauce by squeezing 1 lemon, add to the juice the same volume of olive oil, salt, pepper, 1 tablespoon dry oregano and chive flowers (if you have them), mix well.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
Kalamata Salad : Photo of step #6
In the salad bowl, add the tomatoes, pour the sauce over them, mix well, your Kalamata salad is ready.
Of course, to be really "from Kalamata" it would be necessary to add to the salad some olives from this beautiful city...
To be enjoyed during the day.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
2,347 Kcal or 9,826 Kj65 gr87 gr195 gr
117 %25 %8 %29 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
141 Kcal or 590 Kj4 gr5 gr12 gr
7 %1 %<1 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
587 Kcal or 2,458 Kj16 gr22 gr49 gr
29 %6 %2 %7 %
% 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: Milk
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 11.94 €
  • Per person : 2.99 €

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Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
TomatoTomato: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Tomato tatin, Chicken and Avocado Salad, Crab and smoked salmon club sandwiches , Multicoloured cucumber-tomato salad, Tomato meat balls, ... All
FetaFeta: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Courgette tart with mint, Tzatziki, Spinach brik parcels, Cretan Bread, Tomato and courgette tart, ... All
Pine nutsPine nuts: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Spinach and ricotta ravioli, Greek-style stuffed courgettes, Crunchy salad, Greek Pesto, Pesto, ... All
Olive oilOlive oil: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Panzanella, Tomato foccacia, Moussaka, Two-olive ciabatta, Cretan Bread, ... All
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