Green Bean and Feta Salad

September 5, 2011

Green Bean and Feta Salad

By Philippe, Tucson CSA

1 CSA bag green or purple beans (approx. 1 lb)
1 hard boiled egg, peeled and crumbled
1/4 cup of feta, crumbled
Parsley or chives, chopped

Dressing:
3 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon vinegar
1 small onion
1 teaspoon mustard
salt and pepper
Place all dressing ingredients in a food processor or chopper and blend until creamy.

Blanch the green beans whole for 2-3 minutes or until tender (up to 5 minutes if they are mature – taste a bean from time to time to check for tenderness).  Drain and let cool.  Cut the beans in 1 inch segments.
Toss together beans, hard boiled egg, feta and dressing.
Garnish with some chopped parsley or chopped chives if available.
Serve cool or at room temperature.

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