Feta cheese is a great addition to your salad as it is lower in calories than most other cheese options. Better yet, feta cheese also provides you with a great source of calcium (essential for healthy bone growth and heart health).

Try my ‘Feta and Basil Greek Salad’ recipe for your next side salad!


1 cup fetta, chopped

½ large cucumber, chopped

2 cups mixed lettuce leaves

Small bunch of basil, to garnish

20 black olives, pitted, chopped

2 large tomatoes, diced

1 small red onion, diced

½ Capsicum, cut into strips


Prepare ingredients, mix in a bowl  and serve!

Melanie McGrice in the kitchen

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