Studd Sibling Aphrodite Feta, Cucumber and herb salad

Aphrodite feta salad

 

Ingredients

  • 250g Aphrodite Barrel Aged Feta PDO
  • 1 kg of cucumbers (We used Persian)
  • 1 small red onion
  • Salt and white pepper
  • ¼ cup of extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 cup fresh herbs parsley, mint, chives, coriander, tarragon dill roughly chopped
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 clove of garlic, finely grated

Method

01: Peel cucumbers with a peeler, leaving a few narrow stripes of peel. Using a mandolin or sharp knife, cut them into thin coins. Slice thinly and put in bowl with water and refrigerate for ½ hour.

02: Peel onion and slice as thinly as possible, cover with water and refrigerate for at least ½ hour.

03: In a small jar, whisk together the lemon, garlic and oil. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

04: Shake off excess water of onion and cucumber and arrange loosely in a shallow serving bowl. Dress with 3-4 tablespoons of the vinaigrette and gently toss. Crumble the feta over the salad. Next dress the herbs with 1 tbps of the vinaigrette pile high atop of salad. Dig in ASAP.