Main Dishes/ Salads

Roast beetroot, halloumi and freekeh salad

roast beetroot, halloumi and freekeh salad

Serves: 4

This recipe, with its nod towards Middle Eastern flavours and ingredients marks the cusp between late summer and early autumn, with sweet, earthy roasted organic beetroot at its heart set against a sharp, zesty dressing and a range of complementary flavours and textures.


2 large beetroot
250 g block halloumi cheese
250 g freekeh
40 g pine nuts, lightly toasted
25 g dried barberries
1 small red onion, finely sliced
4 tbs extra virgin olive oil
1 tbsp fresh parsley, finely chopped
1 tbsp fresh mint, finely chopped
2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil

for the dressing

80 ml extra virgin olive oil
1 tbsp tahini
1 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp lemon zest
juice of one lemon
1 clove garlic, finely chopped


View the full recipe at The Circus Gardener’s Kitchen →

LoadingSave Recipe

You Might Also Like

No Comments

Leave a Reply