Arugula Cherry Tomato Salad with Balsamic Shallot Vinaigrette
Serve this light and scrumptious salad with any your favorite main dish, or can be a great accompaniment for BBQ!
|Balsamic shallot vinaigrette:|
minced, or to taste
olive oil, extra-virgin
salt and black pepper
freshly ground pepper, to taste
rinsed and drain well
For the vinaigrette:
In a bowl whisk together minced garlic, shallot, and vinegar and add oil in a stream, whisking until emulsified.
Vinaigrette may be made 2 days ahead and chilled, covered.
Bring vinaigrette to room temperature and whisk well before using, season with salt and pepper.
For the salad:
In a bowl toss together arugula, tomatoes, and carrot.
Just before serving, drizzle vinaigrette over salad and toss with salt and pepper to taste if desired.