Your online resource

for all things culinary


HOME Search this Site All Recipes Special Sections Articles &  Resources Kitchen Equipment Food & Health Growing Food Directories

Missing an Ingredient ? UKFoodOnline.co.uk

A Weekday Menu Recipe
 

Frisée and Pancetta Salad      CD   MC    20mins

Serves 4      Cold   Bacon  Pork  Vegetables  Salads Main Course  Eggless

 

Ingredients

175g/6oz Sliced Pancetta

4 tbsp Olive Oil

150g/5oz White Bread, cubed

2 Garlic Cloves,  crushed

Oil for Deep Frying

1 large Aubergine, (Eggplant) thinly sliced

Frisée Leaves

For the Dressing

6 tbsp Olive Oil

1 tbsp Balsamic Vinegar

1 tbsp Cider Vinegar

Salt and Black Pepper

 

Instructions

 

1. Grill the pancetta for 2-3 minutes each side until creep and golden. Cool, then crumble into bite size pieces.

 

2. Heat the olive oil in a frying pan. Fry the bread cubes for a few minutes until golden all over, adding the garlic for the last minute. Drain on kitchen paper.

 

3. Heat a 5cm/2in depth of oil in a heavy pan to 160C. Deep fry the aubergine slices in batches for 1-2 minutes until crisp. Drain on kitchen paper; keep warm in

the oven.

 

4. Put the Frisée in a large bowl and add the bacon and croutons. Whisk the dressing ingredients together, then pour over the salad and toss lightly. Serve topped with the crispy aubergine.

 

 

 

Serving Suggestions :

Accompaniments

Ciabatta Bread

Dessert

Butterscotch Tart

 

 

 Follow us 

Share 

Key techniques

Chop to – To cut into pieces of approximately the same size.

Blend -  To mix together ingredients, usually of different consistencies, to a smooth and even texture, utilising a utensil such as a wooden spoon or blender.
 

Make ahead

Chill until ready to serve

 

Tips, Options and Substitutions

xxx

Main equipment required to make this Recipe

 

Chopping Knife

Chopping Board

Wooden or Plastic Spoon

 

Related Recipes and Information

Salad Main Courses  |  Side Salads  |   Salsas  |  Vegetable Side Dishes

What's in Season  |  Growing Vegetables

 Sign up for Free Update E-mailings
 
Grow, cook and enjoy all your vegetables

Still not found what you're looking for?

 

Try our search facility. Type in your main ingredient (s) or what you have available and allow us to whisk you up a recipe in seconds!

 

 

About Us  |  Contact Us  |    Private Privacy  |   Media Resources  |  Links  |  Sitemap  |  Printing Recipes  |   Abbreviations on this site  

 

This Web Site was designed and created by Recipes4us.co.uk. Copyright © 2000 to date [Recipes4us] All rights reserved.

 Some Photos © www.fotolia.co.uk