Salade Niçoise


Salade Niçoise
Salade Niçoise is a typical Mediterranean dish that originated around the French city of Nice.

As there is no real "official" recipe, everyone has their own personal version. This is mine.
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Last modified on: June 7th 2018

For 6 people, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
37 min.3 min.40 min.
Keeping: A few hours in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 3 min.
Salade Niçoise : Photo of step #1
Shell 10.6 oz broad beans and blanch in boiling water for 3 minutes...

Stage 2 - 5 min.
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...to make removing the skin easier. Nip off the little budding shoot as well. Set aside.

Stage 3 - 10 min.
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Prepare 4 tomatoes, quarter and cut each quarter in half again lengthways.

Sprinkle with fine salt and set aside.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
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Remove the stones from 1.4 oz black olives and chop roughly.

Cut 0.7 oz anchovy fillet into pieces.

Stage 5 - 10 min.
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Prepare 1.8 oz red onion, chop finely and put into a salad bowl.

Add 1.8 oz radishes in thin slices.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
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Add 4.4 oz tuna in oil (drained), the olives and anchovies.

Stage 7 - 2 min.
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Add the tomatoes and 4 hard-boiled eggs, sliced or quartered.

Stage 8 - 3 min.
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Finish by adding the dressing made with 6 tablespoons olive oil, 2 tablespoons vinegar, salt and pepper.

Stage 9
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Your Salade Niçoise is ready. Best served not too cold.

Remarks

You will notice that this recipe contains neither potatoes nor green beans, which to my mind aren't sufficiently Mediterranean to be included.

As with any salad recipe, the amounts are only approximate, so do adapt it to suit yourself.

Nutritional information

% 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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And to drink?: A rosé from Provence.

Source

Home made.

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RadishesRadishes: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Vegetable tartare, Baby courgette salad, Lemony chicken and radish salad, Pan bagnat, Creamy Winter Vegetable Soup, ... All

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