Yield: 8 Servings

Angioletti & Fresh Mozzarella Salad

This herbal and savory salad is the perfect balance of hearty and refreshing. Made with fried dough strips, red onion, bocconcini and fresh grape tomatoes.

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Ingredients
Vinaigrette:
  • 1½ cups Extra-Virgin Olive Oil
  • ½ cup White Balsamic Vinegar
  • 1 tsp. Dried Oregano
  • 1½ Tbsp. Garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp. Sea Salt
  • ½ tsp. Freshly Ground Black Pepper
Salad:
  • 1½ lbs. Polly-O Bocconcini
  • 1½ lbs. Pizza Dough
  • Vinaigrette
  • 2 pints Grape Tomatoes, halved
  • ½ cup Red Onion, shaved
  • 8 cups Arugula Leaves
  • ½ cup Fresh Basil Leaves, chiffonade
  • ¼ cup Polly-O Shredded Parmesan Cheese
Directions
Vinaigrette:

In a bowl, whisk together the vinaigrette ingredients. Refrigerate at least 2 hours or overnight.

Salad:
  1. Cut each cheese ball into 12 bite-size pieces.
  2. Dust the pizza dough with flour and roll out to about ⅓" thick. Cut the dough into ½" × ¾" strips.
  3. As needed, fry each 3 oz. portion of the dough at 350°F until puffed and golden brown, 2 – 3 minutes, and drain on paper towels.

To Assemble One Salad:

Place the following ingredients in a 4-quart bowl:

  • 2 Tbsp. Vinaigrette
  • ½ cup Tomatoes
  • 1 Tbsp. Red Onion, shaved
  • 1 cup Arugula Leaves
  • 1 Tbsp. Basil Leaves
  • 3 oz. Polly-O Bocconcini, cut into pieces
  • 3 oz. Fried Pizza Dough Strips
  1. Toss salad until thoroughly mixed and place salad onto a chilled, large-rimmed salad bowl. Sprinkle with ½ Tbsp. of shredded Parmesan and serve immediately.
Products Used In This Recipe
Bocconcini/Bite (1.5 oz.) ⓊD, 3lb. Tub
UPC: 7104006936 Pack Size: 2/3 lb.
Shredded Parmesan, 5 lb. Bag
UPC: 7104008546 Pack Size: 4/5 lb.