Mushroom and Pecorino Salad

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 15 min
  • Prep: 15 min
  • Yield: 4 to 6 servings
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Ingredients

1 pound white button mushrooms, thinly sliced

1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus 1 tablespoon

1 teaspoon salt, plus more to taste

1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, plus more to taste

4 large celery stalks, thinly sliced crosswise

1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley leaves

1 cup (about 5-ounces) crumbled Pecorino Romano

Directions

  1. Place the mushrooms in a medium bowl and toss with 1/4 cup of olive oil, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1/2 teaspoon pepper. Layer the mushrooms on the bottom of a straight-sided glass salad bowl. Place the celery in the same medium bowl used to toss the mushrooms. Toss with 1 tablespoon olive oil and a pinch of salt and pepper. Layer the celery on top of the mushrooms. Sprinkle the parsley over the celery. Sprinkle the crumbled cheese over the parsley. Serve.