Salad | Basics with Babish

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This week on Basics, we’re taking a look at salad. Salad can be a robust, radiant, and reliable side dish or main course. I’ll show you how to make caesar salad, panzanella, and a wedge salad.

Recipe:

Ingredients & Grocery List:
+ Panzanella:
Ciabatta, cut into bite sized pieces
Olive oil
Black pepper and kosher salt
1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
1 medium cucumber, cut into bite sized pieces
Half red onion, cut into bite sized pieces
6 small balls mozzarella, halved (ciliengini)
Handful of fresh basil, julienned (plus additional for garnish)
White wine vinegar
Lemons, juiced
Dijon mustard
1 small shallot
1 clove garlic

+ Wedge Salad:
4 slices bacon, fried crisp
3-4 Tbsp buttermilk
1-2 Tbsp sour cream
1/4 cup full-fat mayo
2 tsp white wine vinegar
1-2 cloves grated garlic
Black pepper and kosher salt
High quality blue cheese, crumbled (to taste)
1 head iceberg lettuce
Chives, chopped
Cherry tomatoes, halved

+ Caesar Salad:
1 egg
1 bunch romaine lettuce, cut into bite sized pieces and washed
Ciabatta, cut into bite sized pieces
Olive oil
Black pepper and kosher salt
Garlic powder
1 clove garlic
1 ounce freshly grated parmesan cheese (plus more for garnish)
Half a lemon, juiced
2 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
2 tsp dijon mustard

Special Equipment:
Salad tossers (optional)
Mortar and pestle

Music:
“Yes I Can”, “Chill Master” by Blue Wednesday

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  1. "…As the salad moved North to the U.S, a key ingredient changed within the recipe. Lemon juice is commonly used, despite the original Caesar salad opting for lime. It is thought the confusion came from the Spanish word for 'lime' being 'limón', which sounds similar."
    BABISH? Y U DO THIS TO ME

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