Herbaceous Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Herbaceous Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

by Susan Chavez 1 year ago
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403.4 kcal
14.7 g carbs
Description

Shredded zucchini, green onions, and parsley are tossed with a lemon vinaigrette for a fabulous summer salad.

Ingredients
  • 4 cups zucchini, julienned (1/4 x 1/4 x 2-inch strips)
  • 1 ½ tablespoons Diamond Crystal® Kosher Salt
  • ⅓ cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon white wine or rice vinegar
  • ½ teaspoon sugar
  • 1 small clove garlic, minced
  • 1 cup tightly packed fresh parsley leaves
  • 2 each green onions, sliced diagonally
  • 1 ½ teaspoons freshly grated lemon zest
  • 2 each green onions, chopped, for garnish
Directions
  1. 1. Place zucchini strips in bowl; sprinkle with Diamond Crystal® Kosher Salt. Toss to mix. Let stand 20 minutes.
  2. 2. Combine olive oil, lemon juice, vinegar, sugar (if using) and garlic in small bowl or small jar with tight-fitting lid. Whisk or shake to blend. Cover and refrigerate.
  3. 3. Rinse zucchini lightly with cold water; drain well.
  4. 4. Place zucchini on dish towel or several layers of paper towels. Shake or blot gently to remove excess moisture.
  5. 5. Place zucchini, parsley and sliced green onions in a bowl; toss gently to mix. Drizzle lightly with vinaigrette (reserving any extra vinaigrette); toss to mix.
  6. 6. Garnish with lemon zest and additional green onions, if desired.
Nutrition Facts
serving: 2 servings
calories: 403.4 kcal
carbohydrates: 14.7 g
protein: 4.4 g
saturated fat: 5.4 g
sodium: 4365.5 mg
fiber: 4.5 g
sugar: 6.3 g