The idea of chef Agostini is to recreate the Italian Cesar Salad, but instead of the bread there is the classic Veneziana in toasted cubes.
Stefano Agostini, chef of the restaurant 1994 of Padua, propose us a quick and easy recipe to create the “Loison Salad”: perfect for a light lunch, to share with your friends or even for a pic nic.
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To learn how to make this dish, you can either read the instructions below or you can watch the video in which Chef Agostini explains how to recreate it.
- 4 servings
- 100 gr Loison Classic Veneziana, cubed and toasted
- 50 gr lettuce
- 50 gr variegated red radicchio
- 1 pear
- 5 walnuts
- 30 gr Tuscan pecorino cheese, shaved
- 100 gr smoked Prague ham
- Red currants
- Extra-virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar, to taste
Clean and wash the lettuce and radicchio leaves.
Cut the smoked ham into thin slices and place them in the middle of a serving plate.
Cut the pear into wedges and arrange them around and on the ham slices.
Add the lettuce and radicchio leaves, walnuts, pecorino cheese and the Classic Veneziana cubes.
Dress with extra-virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar.
Garnish with red currants.
Chef 's Tip
Toast the slices of Veneziana in the oven at 180° C for 3-4 minutes.