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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 216.2
  • Total Fat: 8.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 5.8 mg
  • Sodium: 349.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 31.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 6.1 g
  • Protein: 5.5 g

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Mediterranean Barley Salad

Submitted by: JACKIEB825

Introduction

chilled salad works great for a light lunch or a side dish chilled salad works great for a light lunch or a side dish
Number of Servings: 6

Ingredients

    1 cup barley
    2.5 cups water
    8 sun dried tomatoes
    2 cloves garlic
    4 tb olive oil
    1 tb balsamic vinegar
    1/2 cup finely chopped cilantro
    1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
    1/4 cup crumbled feta cheee
    1/2 cup small chopped seedless cucumber
    3oz (about 24) calamata olives

Directions

Bring Barley and water to a boil in small pot over high heat. Reduce to a simmer, cover and simmer until barley is tender but still slightly firm in the center,about 30 minutes. Drain and cool to room temperature in a bowl.

Puree the sundried tomatoes, garlic, olive oil, balsamic vinegar and lemon juice in a blender until smooth. Pour over the barley. Fold in the cilantro, olives, feta and cucumber until blended. cover and refrigerate until cold. Stir before serving.

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user JACKIEB825.






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