Recipe of Homemade Falafel Salad

Falafel Salad. Add the chickpeas and then the olive oil, and toss until the chickpeas are evenly coated with the spice. In a large bowl, mix the falafel, cucumber, tomatoes, onion, green bell pepper, celery, and carrots. In a separate bowl, mix the Ranch dressing, garlic powder, and cumin.

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Hey everyone, I hope you’re having an incredible day today. Today, I’m gonna show you how to make a special dish, falafel salad. It is one of my favorites food recipes. For mine, I’m gonna make it a little bit unique. This will be really delicious.

Falafel Salad is one of the most favored of current trending foods on earth. It is appreciated by millions daily. It is simple, it is fast, it tastes yummy. They are nice and they look wonderful. Falafel Salad is something which I have loved my entire life.

Add the chickpeas and then the olive oil, and toss until the chickpeas are evenly coated with the spice. In a large bowl, mix the falafel, cucumber, tomatoes, onion, green bell pepper, celery, and carrots. In a separate bowl, mix the Ranch dressing, garlic powder, and cumin.

To get started with this recipe, we have to first prepare a few components. You can have falafel salad using 26 ingredients and 5 steps. Here is how you can achieve it.

The ingredients needed to make Falafel Salad:

  1. {Make ready of For the Falafel:.
  2. {Get 1/2 cup of dry (uncooked) chickpeas.
  3. {Make ready 1/2 cup of dry (uncooked) fava beans.
  4. {Prepare 1 teaspoon of kosher salt.
  5. {Prepare 1/4 cup of mint leaves.
  6. {Get 3/4 cup of flat-leaf parsley leaves.
  7. {Make ready 1 of small jalapeño, ribs and seeds removed and coarsely chopped.
  8. {Make ready 2 of garlic clove, minced.
  9. {Get 1/2 cup of chopped yellow onion.
  10. {Get 1 tablespoon of sesame seeds.
  11. {Take 1 teaspoon of baking soda.
  12. {Prepare of Vegetable oil, for frying (about 3 cups).
  13. {Prepare of For the salad:.
  14. {Get 1 head of red leaf lettuce, torn.
  15. {Prepare 1 head of green leaf lettuce, torn.
  16. {Get 1/4 head of large red cabbage, shredded.
  17. {Take 2-3 of cucumber, sliced.
  18. {Prepare of Baby strawberries (optional).
  19. {Make ready of Fresh mint, cilantro and parsley.
  20. {Prepare of For Tahini dressing:.
  21. {Take 1/2 cup of raw tahini.
  22. {Prepare 1/2 cup of fresh lemon juice.
  23. {Make ready 1 clove of garlic.
  24. {Prepare 1/4 teaspoon of onion powder.
  25. {Get 1/2 teaspoon of sea salt.
  26. {Prepare 1/4 cup of water, or more for desired consistency.

Whisk together all of the dressing ingredients in a separate bowl. To make the dressing, smash the garlic cloves under the blade of a knife or roughly chop them. Add the garlic, tahini, water, lemon juice, cumin, cayenne, and salt to a blender. Blend until the mixture is smooth and the garlic is in small pieces.

Instructions to make Falafel Salad:

  1. In a medium bowl, cover the chickpeas and fava beans with water and soak them overnight..
  2. After soaking, drain the chickpeas and fava beans and pat them dry. Place them into a food processor, with a teaspoon of salt and process until they resemble a coarse crumb. Add the mint, parsley, cilantro, jalapeño, garlic, onion, and sesame seeds and pulse until everything is finely ground and the mixture is a fine, web crumb. Transfer the mixture to a bowl, stir in the baking soda, and chill for at least 30 minutes..
  3. Heat the oil in a heavy bottom saucepan. Using a small ice cream scoop, pack the falafel mixture tightly into the scoop and form balls, slightly smaller than a golf ball. Carefully drop the balls into the hot oil, and fry a few at a time until golden brown, making sure to flip them over as soon as they are brown on one side. Using a slotted spoon, remove the falafel from the oil to a paper towel-lined plate and let cool and excess oil drip off. Repeat process with the remaining falafels..
  4. In a large bowl, combine the lettuces, cabbage, cucumber, tomatoes and fresh herbs. Add the falafel on top and serve with the dressing on the side..
  5. To make the Tahini dressing combine all of the ingredients in a blender, and blend until smooth and creamy. Add more water to thin, if desired. It will thicken up when it's chilled!.

Refrigerate the dressing until ready to use. Falafel Salad with Lemon Garlic Dressing is chickpea salad taken to the next level! I'll never forget the first time I had a falafel. We had just exited the old city in Jerusalem, the sun high in the sky, and our stomachs looking for lunch. We also add some fresh lemon juice, chili garlic sauce, and pita on the side (also optional).

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