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Summer Salad with Herb Vinaigrette

30 minutes or fewer Give a simple salad spectacular flavor by adding fresh herbs to a homemade dressing. Vinaigrettes keep indefinitely in the fridge, so feel free to double or triple the recipe below.

30 minutes or fewer


Give a simple salad spectacular flavor by adding fresh herbs to a homemade dressing. Vinaigrettes keep indefinitely in the fridge, so feel free to double or triple the recipe below.

Servings
4

Ingredients

Herb vinaigrette

  • 2 1/2 Tbs. olive oil
  • 2 Tbs. champagne vinegar
  • 1 Tbs. fresh chopped herbs, such as tarragon, oregano, dill, cilantro, sage, basil
  • 2 tsp. chopped shallot
  • 1 1/2 tsp. Dijon mustard
  • 1 tsp. honey

Salad

  • 4 cups arugula, washed and stemmed
  • 2 cups fresh or frozen corn kernels (about 2 cups)
  • 1 cup halved cherry tomatoes
  • 1 small red onion, thinly sliced (about 1/2 cup)
  • 2 oz. Pecorino Romano cheese, shaved with vegetable peeler

Preparation

To make Herb Vinaigrette: Whisk together all ingredients until smooth. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

To make Salad: Combine arugula, corn, tomatoes and onion in large serving bowl. Toss with vinaigrette. Sprinkle with cheese shavings, and serve immediately.

Nutrition Information

  • Calories 157
  • Carbohydrate Content 19 g
  • Cholesterol Content 10 mg
  • Fat Content 8 g
  • Fiber Content 3 g
  • Protein Content 7 g
  • Saturated Fat Content 3 g
  • Sodium Content 244 mg
  • Sugar Content 5 g