Eat: Beetroot, Broccoli Stem, Carrot and Ricotta Salad with Lemon and Olive Oil Dressing

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Beetroot, Broccoli Stem, Carrot and Ricotta Salad with Lemon and Olive Oil Dressing

This raw salad can be whipped up in minutes and is a great detox after a few days of indulgence or as a healthy side to grilled fish or chicken.

Ingredients

2 Broccoli Stems (reserve the florets for use in another dish)
2 Carrots
2 Large Beetroots, skin removed
Fresh ricotta

Dressing

Juice of 1 large lemon
1/4 cup olive oil
1 clove of garlic, crushed
1 teaspoon of honey

Julienne the raw vegetables and mix together, top with dollops of fresh ricotta. To make the dressing add all ingredients to a jar with a sealed lid and shake, season with salt and pepper, pour over salad and serve. Enjoy!

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8 Comments Add yours

  1. This looks beautiful, how healthy!

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    1. Thank you so much!

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  2. This salad looks so tempting… would love to try it out.. 🙂

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  3. I love this …just pure health 🙂 Great idea with the broccoli stems …

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  4. Kentucky Angel says:

    This is wonderful. I’ve never cared for the broccoli stems much, just like the florets for light steaming. Now I’ll use the stems as well for something other than soup.

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    1. It is a great way to use the broccoli stems that we normally discard – they are really crunchy and tasty!

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  5. I had a night last night that called for something like this today. Wish I’d come here earlier!

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  6. Never tried this dish but it looks amazing!

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