Refreshing Summer Squash Salad

Ingredients

  • 2 yellow squash, shaved into thin strips
  • 1 zucchini, shaved into thin strips
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 3 slices prosciutto, chopped (optional)
  • 1/4 cup crumbled feta cheese (optional)

Method

  1. Toss yellow squash and zucchini with salt in a large bowl.
  2. Whisk mint, olive oil, lemon juice, lemon zest, and black pepper in a small bowl; pour over squash mixture. Toss to coat.
  3. Heat a small nonstick skillet over medium heat; cook and stir prosciutto in the hot skillet until crisp, about 2 minutes.
  4. Divide squash salad over 4 plates. Evenly sprinkle prosciutto and feta cheese over salads.

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