Two-Bean Greek Salad

Quentin Bacon

Prep: 10 minutes; Cook: 8 minutes; Total time: 18 minutes.

Yield: Makes 4 servings (serving size: 1 1/2 cups salad, 1 slice haloumi cheese, and half of a pita)
Recipe from Health

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 301
  • Fat: 17g
  • Saturated fat: 5g
  • Monounsaturated fat: 7g
  • Polyunsaturated fat: 2g
  • Protein: 16g
  • Carbohydrate: 23g
  • Fiber: 8g
  • Cholesterol: 14mg
  • Iron: 3mg
  • Sodium: 519mg
  • Calcium: 139mg

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 3 teaspoons chopped fresh oregano, divided
  • 4 1/2 teaspoons olive oil, divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, divided
  • 1 (10-ounce) bag shelled frozen edamame or lima beans
  • 3/4 pound string beans
  • 1 cup grape tomatoes, halved
  • 1/4 cup pitted kalamata olives, halved
  • 2 multigrain pitas, halved horizontally
  • 3 ounces haloumi cheese (or ricotta salata), sliced into 4 pieces

Preparation

  1. 1. In a serving bowl, whisk together red wine vinegar, Dijon mustard, 2 1/2 teaspoons oregano, 2 teaspoons olive oil, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper; set aside.
  2. 2. Place steamer basket in saucepan filled with a few inches of water; cook edamame, covered, until tender (about 3 minutes). Transfer edamame to a bowl. Add string beans to steamer; cook, covered, until tender (about 2 minutes). Add beans to edamame. Add tomatoes and olives; toss to combine.
  3. 3. Heat a lightly oiled grill pan over medium-high heat. Brush 1 teaspoon oil on one side of pitas; grill, turning, until golden (about 2 minutes). Transfer pitas to a plate. Brush 1/2 teaspoon oil evenly on one side of cheese slices; sprinkle with the remaining oregano and pepper. Grill cheese, seasoned side down, until marks form (about 1 minute); transfer to a plate.
  4. 4. Place 1 pita half on each of 4 plates; top with bean salad and cheese. Drizzle with remaining olive oil.
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