Side Servings

Quick baby marrow salad

6 to 8
15 minutes

“This salad dances in your mouth.” - Mpho Phalane

Wine/Spirit Pairing
Villiera Carte Blanche

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  • 6 large baby marrows, shaved into ribbons
  • mint, a handful
  • 100 g goat’s cheese or Danish feta, crumbled
  • For the dressing, whisk:
  • 3-4 T olive oil
  • ½ lemon, juiced
  • 1-2 t honey
  • sea salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • ½ t ground cumin

Arrange the salad by layering each ingredient. Finish with the dressing.

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Photograph: Elsa Young
Production: Khanya Mzongwana
Assistant: Clive Ofentse Ndou


Mpho Phalane

Recipe by: Mpho Phalane

Mpho Phalane is the Founder and Head Foodie of Food I love you, a experiential catering company that offers fresh, one of a kind creative culinary experiences.

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