Winter Beetroot and Halloumi Caprese Salad

Serves 4


  • 6 large beetroots, cut into thick slices
  • 1 dash olive oil
  • 1 dash salt and milled pepper, to taste
  • 200 g halloumi, sliced
  • 100 g hazelnuts, roughly chopped
  • 2 sprigs rosemary
  • 100 g baby spinach


  • 45 ml balsamic vinegar
  • 60 ml olive oil
  • 1 half clove garlic, crushed


  1. Preheat oven to 200°C
  2. Toss beetroots on a baking tray with olive oil and seasoning
  3. Roast until tender, about 40 minutes
  4. Toss halloumi with beetroots, hazelnuts and rosemary
  5. Roast for 5 minutes or until cheese is golden
  6. Arrange beetroots and halloumi on a platter
  7. Pile spinach on top
  8. Whisk dressing ingredients together
  9. Drizzle dressing over salad and serve


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