Fresh Springtime SaladFresh Springtime Salad

Dressing Ingredients

  • ¼ Cup Strawberry Basil Puree**
  • 6 Tablespoons MECCA Basil Infused Olive Oil 
  • 2 Tablespoons MECCA Blenheim Apricot White Balsamic Vinegar 
  • 1 Garlic Clove minced
  • Salt to taste

Whisk ingredients together and set aside for salad assembly.

  • Strawberry Basil Puree 
  • 1 Cup Strawberries
  • 1 Handful Fresh Basil

Blend together in a Cuisinart or blender. 

For the Salad Assembly
Grill a small bunch of Asparagus – trimmed and tossed in Olive Oil. Grill on direct heat for 3-4 minutes a side. Watch closely to ensure not to overcook. Arrange a layer of Red Romaine on the base of the plate. Place a small stack of the grilled asparagus off to one side. Top with finely diced strawberries and crumbled Chevre Goat Cheese, or any other cheese you desire. Dress with the Strawberry Basil Vinaigrette and ENJOY!