Everyone needs a simple, go-to side salad recipe. Something that utilizes ingredients that are pretty much always stocked in your fridge. Feel free to add or remove ingredients as your inventory allows. The key to this recipe is ease of creation- use what you like and what you have in stock to make a beautiful eye catching side salad that might even steal the main dish’s spotlight.
5-10 mini heirloom tomatoes
freshly shredded gruyere cheese
freshly ground pepper
2 tbsp olive oil
1 tsp honey
1 tsp dijon mustard
a generous splash of white wine vinegar
salt & pepper to taste
Combine the olive oil, honey, mustard, vinegar and salt and pepper. Taste and add more mustard or seasoning as your taste buds prefer.
Combine salad ingredients and drizzle honey mustard vinaigrette on top.