Arugula Salad

Rocket or arugula is an edible annual plant in the family Brassicaceae used as a leaf vegetable for its fresh, tart, bitter, and peppery flavor. Other common names include garden rocket, and eruca. It is also called “ruchtetta”, “rucola”, “rucoli”, “rugula”, “colewort”, and “roquette”. – Wikipedia

Caprese Salad

Caprese salad is a simple Italian salad, made of sliced fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, and sweet basil, seasoned with salt and olive oil- Wikipedia

Nicoise Salad

salad that usually consists primarily of olives, tomatoes, anchovies, tuna, and beans or green vegetables.- Miriam Webster 

Autumn Salad

Salad consisting of popular autumn ingredients such as pumpkin seeds, squash, apples, pecans, etc.

Mango Caprese Salad

Recipe Courtesy of Mirassou

Mango Caprese Salad with Chardonnay

Prep time: 15 minutes.

Ingredients:

  • 3 large, ripe mangos, peeled, pitted and sliced*
  • 8 ounces fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced
  • 3 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • Sea salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
  • Snipped fresh basil
  • Crusty toasted baguette slices

Cooking Directions:

Place mango slices on platter, alternating with mozzarella slices. Drizzle with lemon juice and oil and season with salt and pepper. Sprinkle with basil and serve with baguette slices.

Watch the video on how to cut a mango on www.mango.org. Courtesy of the National Mango Board.