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Farro Salad with Feta Cheese (Mediterranean Style)

Mediterranean style fresh salad with Farro, feta cheese and olive oil. The perfect light and satisfying salad - can be enjoyed on its own or as addition to another meal. 
Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time40 mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: European, Mediterranean
Keyword: Farro, Grains, Salad

Ingredients

Grains

  • 1 cup farro kernels
  • 4 cups cold water
  • 1 bouillon cube optional

Veggies

  • 2 cups green salad of choice (arugula or lettuce mix)
  • 1/3 cucumber pealed
  • 2 medium tomatoes
  • 1 cup feta cheese, cut in cubes
  • 3 tbsp olive oil extra virgin
  • 20 Green / Black olives optional
  • 4 radish heads, chopped in circles optional

Instructions

How to prepare Farro Grains

  • In a non-stick pan with lid (like this one on Amazon), place farro grains, water and bouillon cube, bring to a boil on your stove top, then let simmer until cooked (usually around 30 min on my stove).
  • Once cooked, drain water and set aside. Or let cool, then put in air-tight container and store in fridge for up to 3 days or use immediately.

How to prepare Salad with Farro

Notes

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