Recipe of the Month: Greek Bean and Feta Salad with Salsa

Piccolo_Greek Bean Salad

Make a big batch of this greek bean and feta salad to keep in the fridge for a couple of days and serve with a green salad, pile high on oatcakes for a snack or serve with some cooked fish or chicken for dinner. Perfect for warm evenings in the garden now that summer are nights are fast approaching!

Serves: 4

Suitable for: Breastfeeding and from 12 months. The dip is suitable from 6 months

Preparation: 15 minutes

Allergens: dairy

Piccolo_Greek Bean Salad
  • 400g tin butter beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1/2 lemon, juiced
  • 2 tbsp full fat yoghurt
  • 100g feta, crumbled
  • 1 garlic clove


  • For the salsa
  • 6 cherry tomatoes, chopped
  • 80g Piccolo tomato sauce (optional)
  • ½ cucumber, finely diced
  • 10 pitted green olives, chopped
  • 1 spring onion, finely chopped
  • A few mint or parsley leaves, finely chopped
  1. Tip the beans, lemon juice, yoghurt, 50g feta and the garlic into a bowl and blitz with a hand blender or in a food processor to make a paste.
  2. Stir in the remaining feta and spoon the mixture into a bowl.
  3. To make the salsa, stir all the ingredients together with the herbs and sauce, if using. The salsa and dip will keep, chilled, in an airtight container for 2-3 days.
  4. To eat, serve on top of a green salad, spread onto toasted pitta breads or oatcakes or top on cooked fish or chicken.

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