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Mediterranean Salad

This is one of the most refreshing summer salads, especially when tomatoes and cucumbers are in season.

Mediterranean Salad Prep and Cook Time: 15 minutes; chilling time: 15 minutes



  1. Mix all ingredients together and chill. This is best if it chills for at least 15 minutes. Serve on bed of lettuce.

    Serves 4

    Nutritional Profile

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    Mediterranean Salad
    1.00 serving
    327.94 grams
    200.03 calories
    Nutrient Amount %DV Nutrient
    World's Healthiest
    Foods Rating
    molybdenum 67.33 mcg 89.8 8.1 excellent
    vitamin C 41.22 mg 68.7 6.2 very good
    manganese 1.05 mg 52.5 4.7 very good
    vitamin A 2154.11 IU 43.1 3.9 very good
    folate 157.54 mcg 39.4 3.5 very good
    vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) 0.56 mg 28.0 2.5 good
    dietary fiber 6.39 g 25.6 2.3 good
    tryptophan 0.06 g 18.8 1.7 good
    potassium 650.69 mg 18.6 1.7 good
    World's Healthiest
    Foods Rating
    excellent DV>=75% OR Density>=7.6 AND DV>=10%
    very good DV>=50% OR Density>=3.4 AND DV>=5%
    good DV>=25% OR Density>=1.5 AND DV>=2.5%

    In-Depth Nutritional Profile for Mediterranean Salad