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Calamari Salad Recipe
  • READY IN 25 mins

Calamari Salad

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"This is a Southwestern style marinated calamari salad."

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Original recipe makes 8 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    10 mins
  • READY IN

    25 mins

Directions

  1. In a small bowl, mix the olive oil, red wine vinegar, and garlic.
  2. In a medium saucepan, bring the wine and water to a low boil. Stir in the squid and cook until opaque, about 2 minutes. Drain and cool.
  3. In a large bowl, mix the celery, cilantro, green bell pepper, red bell pepper, yellow bell pepper, cucumber, green onions, parsley, jicama, and jalapeno. Toss gently with the squid and the olive oil dressing mixture. Chill until serving.
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Mar 14, 2008

This is an absolutely delicious salad and I am definitely going to make it again. The combination of cilantro and jicama is wonderful. I did change it a bit. I used 2 pounds of calamari instead of one, partly because the bell peppers I used were huge. I omitted the jalapeno pepper, but the next time I make this I may substitute a milder pepper, perhaps an anaheim. I was not sure how big a bunch is--for the cilantro and parsley--so I used about three quarters cup of torn cilantro leaves and omitted the parsley. Another reviewer mentioned that this does need some salt, But I like to leave that to the individual.

 
Mar 03, 2010

Very good recipe but I suggest changing a few things. Use 2 lbs calamari and add some salt to the boil. Next time I will not be using a full bunch of parsley. The flavor was way too overbearing. 1/2 bunch is more than enough. I added some lemon juice to the dressing and some extra salt. I will definitely be making this many more times.

 

9 Ratings

Oct 31, 2007

while the final dish was very good, it came out more like "soup" than salad! I used 4 lbs of calimari; only doubled your recipe, and there was way too much 'vinagrette.'

 
Aug 19, 2009

loved this recipe!I used red onion and no jicama,still turned out great!

 
Apr 25, 2008

Delicious but it's a lot more work than the recipe implies.

 
May 14, 2006

I added more garlic, salt and pepper for added flavor. Did not add the beans since I am not fond of them and it was delicious. Definately would make again.

 
Dec 31, 2012

Made this for Christmas eve and enjoyed it. I will make it again.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 236 kcal
  • 12%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 10.9 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol
  • 132 mg
  • 44%
  • Fat
  • 14.6 g
  • 22%
  • Fiber
  • 2.9 g
  • 12%
  • Protein
  • 10.5 g
  • 21%
  • Sodium
  • 52 mg
  • 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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