Shopska Salad (Bulgarian Roast Pepper And Tomato Salad) Recipe - Vapor Solutions Tx

Shopska salad bulgarian roast pepper and tomato salad recipe

You only need a few common kitchen items to make shopska salad also written as shopska salata it is a simple but beautiful bulgarian side dish

Ingredient – 1 large red or orange bell pepper roasted skin removed and coarsely chopped – 5 to 6 campari tomatoes or 3 roma tomatoes quartered – ½ english cucumber sliced into ¼inch half moon – ¼ cup finely chopped italian parsley – 2 shallots or 1 small red onion chopped – kosher salt – 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar – extra virgin olive oil – ½ cup feta cheese grated or crumbled – ¼ cup pitted kalamata olive

Direction

On a gas range roast the pepper directly over mediumhigh flames rotating with tongs every few minutes until softened and charred on both sides approximately 15 minutes burst 1 white line

Or bake on a sheet pan at 450°f for 15 minutes until browned on both sides place the charred pepper in a basin and wrap securely in plastic burst 2 white line

Allow 10 minutes while working elsewhere peel the charred skin and finely cut the pepper into bitesized pieces once it cools burst 3 white line

In a medium salad bowl combine pepper tomatoes cucumber parsley and shallot a generous pinch of kosher salt burst 4 white line

Add vinegar and 2 tablespoons olive oil mix serve the salad on a plate olives with feta cheese on top serve burst 5 white line

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