1 bunch rainbow carrot ribbons, cut lengthwise into ribbons with a vegetable peeler
1 bunch arugula
Several ounces (depending on your taste) Parmigiano Reggiano, cut into ribbons
One-half red onion, slivered
Fresh herbs to taste, like basil, parsley, and chervil, broken into small pieces
One-half cup toasted nuts, like slivered almonds, walnuts or pine nuts
Salt and pepper to taste
Mix the above ingredients in a large bowl. Toss with a light vinaigrette, like the one below.
3 parts good olive oil
1 part wine vinegar
Splash balsamic vinegar
1 smashed garlic clove
Dollop dijon mustard
1 teaspoon oregano
1 teaspoon kosher salt
Ground pepper to taste
Whisk all ingredients well together.
We thank ProudItalianCook.com for this recipe.