Warm Frisée Salad with Crispy Kosher Salami

The vinaigrette in Warm Frisee Salad with Crispy Kosher Salami includes a slightly sweet sherry vinegar to balance the sharp flavor of frisée. Slices of kosher beef salami add heft to this feathery green.


Makes 8 servings
Total time: 30 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 30 Minutes
Total: 30 Minutes


1/2 (12-oz.) package kosher beef salami slices
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
1/2 medium-size red onion, sliced
1 garlic clove, minced
1/3 cup plus 1 Tbsp. sherry vinegar
2 teaspoons whole grain mustard
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
4 bunches frisée, torn
1 pt. grape tomatoes, halved


1. Cut kosher beef salami slices into 1/4-inch-wide strips.

2. Cook salami strips in hot oil in a medium skillet over medium heat 5 to 10 minutes or until crisp. Remove salami from skillet using a slotted spoon; reserve drippings in skillet. Drain salami strips on paper towels.

3. Sauté onion and garlic in reserved drippings 2 minutes. Stir in vinegar and next 3 ingredients; cook, stirring constantly, 1 minute.

4. Place frisée and tomato halves in a large bowl, and drizzle with vinegar mixture; toss to coat. Sprinkle with crisp salami strips, and serve immediately.

Note: We tested with Hebrew National Kosher Beef Salami.

David Poran,

Balducci's Food Lover's Market, Washington, D.C.,

Southern Living

December 2011
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