Plum salad with whipped fetta and dukkah

With in-season plums and homemade whipped fetta, this salad is the perfect autumn starter or side dish.

4

15m

Note: + cooling time

10m

Ingredients

  • 2 large pieces pita bread
  • 1/4 cup (60ml) extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 lemon, zested, juiced
  • 400g mixed Perino tomatoes, halved
  • 250g baby cucumbers, thinly sliced
  • 4 plums, stoned, cut into wedges
  • 4 radishes, thinly sliced
  • 1 small red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup flat-leaf parsley leaves
  • 1/2 cup mint leaves
  • Pistachio dukkah, to serve

Whipped fetta

  • 200g Danish fetta
  • 1/2 cup (140g) Greek-style yoghurt
  • 1 tbs lemon juice
  • 1 small garlic clove, crushed
  • 1/4 cup (60ml) extra virgin olive oil

Method

STEP 1

Preheat oven to 180°C. Spray bread with olive oil spray. Place on a baking tray. Season. Bake for 8 mins or until just crisp. Cool. Break into pieces.

STEP 2

To make the whipped fetta, place fetta, yoghurt, lemon juice and garlic in a food processor. Process until smooth. With the motor running, add oil in a thin stream until combined. 

STEP 3

Place the oil, lemon zest and 1½ tbs lemon juice in a bowl. Season and whisk to combine. Add the tomato, cucumber, plum, radish, onion, parsley and mint and toss to combine.

STEP 4

Spread whipped fetta over a serving platter. Top with the plum mixture and bread. Sprinkle with the dukkah.

Serve with lemon wedges.

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