Sicilian Escarole Salad

Sicilian Escarole Salad


 Sicilian Escarole Salad is an easy salad to prepare and is an excellent choice served before a nice Italian entree. The lemon juice and the olives work well with the bitter taste of the escarole.



Serves 4 people

  • 3 Tbls of extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 heads of escarole, washed, dried and chopped
  • 1/2 cup of lemon juice
  • 2 Tbls of capers, drained and rinsed
  • 12 kalamata olives, pitted
  • 1/4 tsp of salt
  • 1/4 tsp of fresh grated black pepper




  • Heat the olive oil in a large frying pan.
  • Add the escarole and cook until wilted.
  • Stir in the lemon juice.
  • Add the capers and olive and cook for about 10 minutes.
  • Season with salt and pepper.