Mexican Salad Recipe


Mexican Salad Recipe

For this recipe you will need:
300 g stale bread or baguette
200 g ham
4 tomatoes
2 bell peppers
½ mild red onion
100 g black olives
2 heads of lettuce
juice of ½ lemon
7 tablespoons olive oil
salt
black pepper to your taste
Preparation:
1. Dice the stale bread or baguette; brown on a pan with 3 tablespoons of oil to make croutons.
2. Whisk lemon juice, 4 tablespoons of olive oil, salt and black pepper together in a separate bowl to make the dressing.
3. Cut the ham into strips, dice tomatoes and bell peppers, slice onion and black olives; toss them with the dressing.
4. Tear lettuce leaves and cover a plate with them.
5. Put a portion of the completed salad onto the  lettuce leaves and put croutons on top of it.

Note:
Croutons can be replaced by chips of broken tortilla.

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