Monday, June 1, 2020

Lemony Farro Arugula Salad

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For the salad

  • 1
    loving cup
    quick cooking farro

  • 2
    bay leaves

  • iii
    babe arugula

  • 3/4
    grape tomatoes, halved

  • ane
    medium bunch radishes, rattling thinly sliced

  • 1/ii
    roasted, salted pistachios, coarsely chopped

  • iii/4
    freshly shaved parmesan cheese*

  • 3/four
    loving cup
    apartment leafage parsley, chopped

  • 1/2
    mint, chopped

  • flaky bounding main table salt

For the lemon vinaigrette

  • juice of i lemon

  • two
    apple tree cider vinegar

  • ane

  • one/four
    table salt

  • ane/4

  • i/4
    loving cup
    extra virgin olive petroleum


  1. Begin past cooking the farro. Bring a big pot of water to a boil as well as add together the bay leaves. Once boiling, add the farro too ready for 10 minutes, or according to packet directions, until tender. Drain and discard bay leaves. Let cool.

  2. While farro is cooking, brand the vinaigrette. In a medium bowl, whisk together the lemon juice, apple cider vinegar, dearest, salt, too pepper. Slowly current inwards the olive petroleum, whisking to combine. Season to sense of taste with additional salt in addition to pepper if desired. Set aside.

  3. Place the arugula in a large bowl. Once cooled, add the farro together with toss to combine. Add a tablespoon or ii of the vinaigrette and a pinch of flaky ocean table salt and toss to combine. Add the grape tomatoes, radishes, pistachios, parmesan, parsley, mint, as well as desired amount of dressing together with toss to combine. Add some other generous pinch of flaky ocean salt as well as toss once again. Serve with extra dressing as well as extra shaved parm if desired.

Recipe Notes

*Make sure you use a proficient lineament parmesan for this - it makes a big departure. I but shave it correct off the wedge alongside a vegetable peeler!

inspired by and adapted from this salad.

Overhead shot of a farro arugula salad topped with tomatoes, sliced radishes, shaved parmesan, and chopped pistachios