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Catholic Recipe: Greek Salad


  • 1 head lettuce
  • 2 tomatoes, quartered
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • 1 green pepper, chopped
  • 1 cucumber, sliced
  • salt, pepper
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup vinegar
  • 1/4 cup anchovy fillets
  • 1/2 cup herring bits
  • Details

  • Serves: 4
  • Prep Time: 30 minutes
  • Difficulty:
  • Cost: $$$$
  • For Ages: 6+
  • Origin: Greece

Also Called: Elliniki Salata

Everyone probably has their own version of a "Greek salad." Here's one version requiring anchovies and herring filets for added flavor.


Combine vegetables. Season with salt, pepper to taste. Mix well. Add oil, vinegar, fish. Toss.

Recipe Source: Catholic Cookbook, The by William I. Kaufman, The Citadel Press, New York, 1965
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