Salata me Spanakofeta (Beet and Spinach Salad)

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Total Time
15 mins
20 mins

This is an adopted recipe, and is going to require some tweaking before I'd recommend preparing it as written. I love beets and love spinach, so I'll probably be making and revising this soon!

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  1. Put hard-cooked yolks through a sieve; add to raw yolk with olive oil and lemon juice (future revision - no raw yolk, will use 1 tablespoon prepared mayonnaise, instead).
  2. Beat with a wire whisk or puree in blender until creamy.
  3. Season with oregano, salt, and pepper.
  4. Place celery (future revision - substitute fennel) and chopped walnuts in bowl.
  5. Cut 2 ounces feta cheese in cubes and add to bowl.
  6. Pour dressing over mixture and toss lightly.
  7. Line serving bowl with spinach leaves.
  8. Cut remainder of spinach into strips and place in center of dish.
  9. Mound celery mixture over spinach and ring with sliced beets.
  10. Cut remainder of feta cheese into strips and use with walnut halves to garnish salad.