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Mediterranean Black Bean Salad

03.27.2014 · Posted in Appetizers, Salads & Dressings

a marinated bean salad that just gets better and better the longer it marinates. It has all the essential flavors of the Mediterranean with lemon, olive oil, cumin, cilantro and mint. The addition of chipotle chilies, capers, olives, artichokes or sun-dried tomatoes would give this dish a whole new dimension. Whatever you add to make ...

Homemade Cheese in Meditterean Marinade

05.26.2010 · Posted in Appetizers, Marinades, Salads & Dressings

A mezze platter would not be complete without MediterraneanMarinated Cheese.  The cheese is traditionally feta but any firm fresh cheese will work;  tangy, salted yogurt cheese balls (recipe included) or queso fresca cubed (recipe included).  Serve this old-world favorite with pita bread, kalamata olives, shaved pastrami, eggplant crisps, lemon-rice dolmas, crust-less spinach quiche, tomato and anchovy bruschetta, cucumbers in tzatziki, proscuito wrapped ...