This is a collection of recipes from Teresa Lapetina Greco (Big Mamma), her daughter Elizabeth Greco Noviello (Mamaw), her granddaughter Marie Noviello Casazza and her great-granddaughter-in-law...Lee Casazza. My cookbook is now available in a hard cover and in Kindle on Amazon. If you live in the USA, you can order it now from my website. I will personally inscribe and sign the book for you, just leave instructions. www.leecasazzacooking.com...Buon appetito!
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
ROMAINE SALAD WITH ROMAN CACIO E PEPE VINAIGRETTE
This is one of our favorite weeknight salads, especially with an Italian meal.
Dressing ¾ cup extra-virgin olive oil 1 T freshly ground black pepper 1 small shallot, minced 2 T fresh squeezed lemon juice 2 T white wine vinegar ½ cup grated Pecorino Romano cheese
Place the above ingredients in a mason jar fitted with a tight lid and shake vigorously to combine.
2 bunches Romaine lettuce, chopped
A few red onion slices
A few English cucumber slices, cut in half
Place the lettuce, onion slices, and cucumber slices in a salad bowl. Toss to combine.
Drizzle with some of the vinaigrette and toss again.