Are more entree salads on your 2017 agenda?  We can help, our brand new Salad-O-Matic (chopped salad making kit) is the the ideal way to make healthy, delicious chopped salads- easily and quickly. The perfectly shaped bowl and ergonomically designed and weighted chopping knife make chopping veggies safer, quicker and funner than with a regular kitchen knife.

Not only can you use the Salad-O-Matic to make delicious chopped salads, but it is also makes light work of chopping onions, garlic, peppers or herbs…without risking your fingers.

Chopped salads have become quite popular lately, mixing up the same old salad routine with a chopped salad actually gives the same old salad ingredients more flavor… because you get the flavors of each ingredient in every bite.

Make any chopped salad with the Salad-O-Matic by following these 3 steps:

1.Pick your veggies                        2.Add to bowl                      3. Chop!

 

We used our Salad-O-Matic to make this delicious Mediterranean Chopped Salad with Garlic Hummus Dressing. A fast and easy lunch ready in just minutes!

Salad-O-Matic chopped salad Chef Paja-Dejur Sanchez

Mediterranean Chopped Salad with Garlic Hummus Dressing

  • Servings: 4
  • Difficulty: Easy
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Garlic Hummus Dressing

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup plain hummus
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley
  • 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon freshly grated black pepper
  • 1/4 cup crumbled feta

Instructions

  1. To make Garlic Hummus Dressing: Place parsley and garlic into Salad-O-Matic bowl and use salad chopping knife to finely mince garlic and parsley.  Add in hummus, red wine vinegar, olive oil, black pepper and whisk together until incorporated. Stir in feta. Taste and adjust. Transfer dressing to storage container.

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  •  1-2 heads of romaine lettuce (depending on the size of the lettuce head)
  • 4-6 ounces precooked chicken breast, sliced
  • 6-8 multi colored mini sweet peppers (seeded and halved)
  • 1/2 large cucumber (sliced into 1/2 inch slices)
  • 1/4 medium red onion
  • 1/4 cup pitted kalamata olives (10-12 olives)
  • 1/4 cup peperoncino peppers, stems removed (4-6 peppers)
  • 1 tablespoon roasted pumpkin seeds
  • 1/4 cup crumbled feta
  • 1/2 cup canned garbanzo beans (drained)

Instructions

  1. Add 8-12  romaine leaves to bowl, add all other vegetables and chicken to bowl. (Leave the pumpkin seeds, feta and garbanzo beans for later.)ingredients-chopped-salad
  2. Grip chopping knife in your prominent hand and hold salad bowl with other hand. Chop all vegetables and chicken to desired size with quick chopping or rocking motion.
  3. Stir in pumpkin seeds, feta and garbanzo beans and serve with dressing. med-chopped-salad-ronco

 

 

 

Enjoy!

Chef Paja-Dejur Sanchez