Nina’s Beautiful Marinated Salad

  • Prep Time: 20 mins
  • Total Time: 3 hrs 20 mins
  • Servings: 6-8
  • About This Recipe

    “This is not only pleasing to the taste buds but beautiful to look at. It really dresses up a table in a crystal bowl. Got this from my wonderful big sister. Marinating time is cooking time.”



  • 1/3 cupolive oil
  • 1tablespoonwhite wine vinegar
  • 1tablespoonlemon juice
  • 2tablespoonsfresh parsley, snipped
  • 1green onion, minced
  • 1clovegarlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoonsalt
  • 1/2 teaspoonpepper
  • 1bunchfresh broccoli floret
  • 1/4 lbbutton mushroom, washed
  • 3/4 cupkalamata olive, pitted
  • 1cupgrape tomatoes( small cherry tomatoes)
  • Directions

  • Mix marinade before preparing veggies.
  • Drop broccoli flowerettes in boiling salted water for 1 minute- remove& drain dry.
  • Mix all veggies& add marinade.
  • Let marinate at least 1 hour before serving.
  • Beautiful in a glass or crystal bowl.
  • Reviews

  • “This was simple, yet so good! My son and I finished it off in no time! I halved the recipe and used regular tomatoes, cut up. I accidentally left out the vinegar but it didn’t matter, it was still really good!”