Insalata Mista

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      15 min

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By Giuliano Hazan

Published 2012

  • About

We usually serve a salad at the end of the meal in Italy. It is refreshing and cleanses the palate. At home we have a salad like this almost every day and our girls have learned how to dress it. I taught them the same way I learned it from my parents, using a proverb rather than a recipe. The proverb says you need four people: a wise person for the salt, a generous person for the extra-virgin olive oil, a stingy person for the red wine vinegar, and a patient person to toss — thirty-four tim