The Easiest Sexiest Salad in the World

6 servings
  • 6 ripe figs
  • 6 slices prosciuitto or Parma ham
  • A good handful green or purple basil
  • 6 small balls buffalo mozzarella, torn
  • For the Honey and Lemon Juice Dressing:
  • 1 tablespoon good honey
  • 6 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • Cut a criss-cross in the figs, but not quite to the bottom, and then, using your thumb and forefinger, squeeze the base of the fig to reveal the inside.

  • Place the figs on a large plate and weave around I piece of prosciutto or Palma ham around each fig.

  • Add the ripped up basil and the buffalo mozzarella.

  • Drizzle over the honey, making sure each fig has some in the middle, then drizzle the olive oil, lemon juice, and salt and pepper.

  • Or: Mix all the dressing ingredients together in a bowl and season, to taste, then drizzle everything with the honey and lemon juice dressing.

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