Green Salad with Chickpeas, Preserved Lemon and Feta

Green Salad with Chickpeas, Preserved Lemon and Feta

A beautiful tangy salad with preserved lemons, which pair well with meltingly soft chickpeas. Used either canned or home-cooked chickpeas.

Salads make up an enormous part of our diet fro Spring to Autumn, adding a huge amount of variety and health benefits. It also adds amazing tastes and textures to the food that we eat daily. We recommend it highly. A salad a day keeps illness at bay πŸ™‚ . Focusing on making a salad per day will change your life.

Want to try some similar salads? Try Cauliflower, Papaya and Curried Chickpea Salad, Green Tomato Salsa with Green Coriander and Chilli, and Rocket and Penne Salad.

Are you looking for other Chickpea recipes? Try Chickpeas with Beetroot Greens and Chilli, Chickpea and Carrot Salad with a Curry Dressing, Chickpea, Almond and Sesame Spread, and Channa Chaat.

You can also explore all of our Salads here, or just the Bittman Salads here. Browse our Chickpea dishes. Or simply spend some time checking out our Early Autumn dishes.

Green Salad with Chickpeas, Preserved Lemon and Feta

Green Salad with Chickpeas, Preserved Lemon and Feta

Toss roughly chopped greens (dandelion greens, baby spinach, arugula, watercress or a mix of greens and soft herbs) with chopped preserved lemon, chickpeas, crumbled feta and olive oil.

recipe notes and alternatives
I used some Pickled Cumquats instead of Preserved Lemon. This time I also added some Pickled Jicama to add a beautiful, apple-like flavoured texture. I do love the jicama with this salad.

Add some crushed walnuts for crunch.

If you need some preserved lemons, make this quick recipe, or here is another way: Chop whole lemons and put in a bowl with the juice of another lemon or two, sprinkle with a fair amount of salt and let sit for an hour or so.


Author: Ganga108

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