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Prep 20 minutes
Total 20 minutes
Serves
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Ingredients
  • 1 tin of borlotti beans, drained
  • 1 tin of cannellini beans, drained
  • a mix of red and yellow seasonal tomatoes (as many as you want), roughly chopped/halved
  • a handful of nocellara olives
  • a handful of Halkadiki olives
  • 1 red or yellow Romano pepper, sliced
  • a small bunch of flat leaf parsley, roughly chopped
  • 1 small red chilli, finely sliced
For the vinaigrette
  • 2 tbsps extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • a squeeze of lime juice
  • half a tsp of Dijon mustard
  • half a tsp of sugar
  • 1 clove of garlic, crushed and finely chopped
  • 1 tsp smoky paprika
Seasonal Tomato and Bean Salad with a Smoky Paprika Vinaigrette
A salad of mixed tomatoes, olives and beans with a fiery vinaigrette!
Seasonal Tomato and Bean Salad with a Smoky Paprika Vinaigrette Seasonal Tomato and Bean Salad with a Smoky Paprika Vinaigrette

A lovely summer salad made with the best of the seasonal tomatoes from the Isle of Wight, cannellini and borlotti beans, peppers, olives and herbs. Dressed in a lovely paprika vinaigrette, it's the perfect side dish to BBQ'd fish amd meats!

  1. Start with all the ingredients for the vinaigrette in a small bowl and whisk until fully incorporated. Taste and adjust to suit
  2. Then put all the ingredients for the salad in a large bowl (reserve half of the parsley) and toss together with a little sea salt, freshly milled black pepper and a little virgin olive oil
  3. Turn out onto a serving platter, scatter with the remaining parsley and drizzle with the vinaigrette
Seasonal Tomato and Bean Salad with a Smoky Paprika Vinaigrette
A salad of mixed tomatoes, olives and beans with a fiery vinaigrette!
Seasonal Tomato and Bean Salad with a Smoky Paprika Vinaigrette Seasonal Tomato and Bean Salad with a Smoky Paprika Vinaigrette

A lovely summer salad made with the best of the seasonal tomatoes from the Isle of Wight, cannellini and borlotti beans, peppers, olives and herbs. Dressed in a lovely paprika vinaigrette, it's the perfect side dish to BBQ'd fish amd meats!

Prep 20 minutes
Total 20 minutes
Serves
US | Metric
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Ingredients
  • 1 tin of borlotti beans, drained
  • 1 tin of cannellini beans, drained
  • a mix of red and yellow seasonal tomatoes (as many as you want), roughly chopped/halved
  • a handful of nocellara olives
  • a handful of Halkadiki olives
  • 1 red or yellow Romano pepper, sliced
  • a small bunch of flat leaf parsley, roughly chopped
  • 1 small red chilli, finely sliced
For the vinaigrette
  • 2 tbsps extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • a squeeze of lime juice
  • half a tsp of Dijon mustard
  • half a tsp of sugar
  • 1 clove of garlic, crushed and finely chopped
  • 1 tsp smoky paprika
  1. Start with all the ingredients for the vinaigrette in a small bowl and whisk until fully incorporated. Taste and adjust to suit
  2. Then put all the ingredients for the salad in a large bowl (reserve half of the parsley) and toss together with a little sea salt, freshly milled black pepper and a little virgin olive oil
  3. Turn out onto a serving platter, scatter with the remaining parsley and drizzle with the vinaigrette