Cos Salad with Ham and Red Currants

    15 min

    This salad makes a wonderful lunch and is a great way to experiment with red currants. I couldn't find one recipe that used fresh red currants that wasn't a jam or dessert so I made this one up.

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    Serves: 6 

    • 1 head cos lettuce, rinsed, patted dry and chopped
    • 100g rocket, washed and dried
    • 100g sliced mushrooms
    • 150g baby plum tomatoes, halved
    • 1 shallot, thinly sliced
    • 100g fresh red currants
    • 60g grated Gruyere cheese
    • 100g honey roast ham, chopped
    • 4 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
    • 4 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
    • salt and pepper to taste

    Prep:15min  ›  Ready in:15min 

    1. Toss together the cos, rocket, mushrooms, tomatoes, shallot, currants, cheese and ham in a large salad bowl. Whisk together the balsamic vinegar, olive oil, salt and pepper in a small bowl until mixed. Pour over the salad and toss to coat.

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    I made this for My hubby, He just loves it. Thankyou  -  27 Apr 2011  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)