Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Fennel, Roasted Beet & Citrus Salad with Fennel-Beet Yogurt Dressing

   This delicious salad is full of dramatic colors, bright and sharp flavors, and also contrasting light textures.. This classic Moroccan salad, is the combination of fennel, beet and mandarin orange, which is perfect for a wintertime brunch.. The flavors are quite unique with fennel-beet yogurt dressing. My favorite thing in this salad is Roasted Beet! How do you feel about them? I'm into them, but they might be one of the most polarizing vegetable on the face of this earth:) clearly, I'm a fan of Beet.. And this roasted beet add extra unique taste in this Salad so, try it and believe me;) 



Ingredients::
2 small mandarin oranges (peeled and separated segments)
1 small Beet (peeled)
1/4 cup diced fennel bulb
1/4 cup chopped fennel green leafy fronds
1/4 cup diced onion
1/4 cup diced tomato
1/4 cup diced cucumber
1/4 cup roughly cut baby spinach
1/4 cup diced purple cabbage
For Fennel-Beet Yogurt Dressing:
1/3 cup bitten yogurt
1 tablespoon Olive oil
1 teaspoon fennel seeds
Salt to taste
1/4 teaspoon black pepper powder
1 teaspoon lemon juice
Method::
* First sliced the beet and grilled them on stove with drizzling little olive oil.

* Save one small sliced grilled beet for dressing.
* Diced them and keep on side.
* Take a mixing bowl.
* Add all vegetable in the bowl including grilled diced beets.
* Mix them well.
* Keep bowl aside.

For Fennel-Beet Yogurt Dressing:
* Take all dressing ingredients into a blender including one slice of saved grilled beet.
* Blend them very well.
* Keep the dressing in a small bowl.

* Toss the salad.
* Transfer into serving plate or a bowl. 
* Drizzle fennel-beet yogurt on the top of the salad. 
* Serve it. 
* Enjoy.!