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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Summer Squash Salad with Prosciutto and Feta

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A great light salad for warm summer days! If your garden is providing you with an abundance of summer squash or zucchini, here's a fabulous recipe you will thoroughly enjoy! You didn't plant squash this summer? Head to your local farmer's market or grocery store so you can enjoy this wonderful recipe too!

Ingredients:

- 2 medium summer squash or zucchini
- 1/2 cup fresh basil, chopped
- 1/2 cup cocktail tomatoes, halved
- 1/4 tsp. pepper
- 1 Tbs olive oil
- 3 oz. prosciutto
- 1/4 cup feta cheese

With a vegetable peeler, peel the squash into thin strips. Discard the center of the squash with seeds. Place in a large bowl and add basil, tomatoes, and pepper. Toss to coat. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat. Add prosciutto and cook about a minute on each side, or until slightly crisp. Remove from heat, and chop into small pieces. Add prosciutto and feta cheese to the squash, combine, and enjoy! If you'd like a printer-friendly version of this recipe, Click Here.

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