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Leeks vinaigrette & Burrata

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6 leeks
1 French shallot, finely chopped
3 tbsp (45 mL) white wine vinegar
1/4 cup (60 mL) olive oil
Salt and freshly ground pepper
1 Pack (250 g) Canadian Burrata
Fresh basil, to taste

Yields: 6 to 8 Servings

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  • Course Hors D'oeuvres & Appetizers
  • Prep. Time 15 mins
  • Cooking Time 5 mins
  • Yields 6 to 8 Servings
  • Course Hors D'oeuvres & Appetizers
  • Prep. Time 15 mins
  • Cooking Time 5 mins
  • Yields 6 to 8 Servings

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Ingredients

6 leeks
1 French shallot, finely chopped
3 tbsp (45 mL) white wine vinegar
1/4 cup (60 mL) olive oil
Salt and freshly ground pepper
1 Pack (250 g) Canadian Burrata
Fresh basil, to taste

Preparation

Remove the dark green sections and root ends of leeks. Cut open the white sections lengthwise and rinse well.

In a large skillet or saucepan, cook leeks in salted boiling water, covered, for 5 min. Drain and cover leeks with cold water to cool them quickly. Drain again.

In a jar, mix shallot with vinegar, oil, salt and pepper.

Arrange leeks on a serving plate and drizzle with dressing. Place Burrata on top of leeks and gently tear open to expose the creamy centre.

Garnish with basil and serve at room temperature.

Note: You can also make the leeks ahead of time and let them marinate in the dressing.

Tips

Cheese culture: Every Burrata is uniquely perfect: it’s a Mozzarella cheese, stretched by hand, around a centre of curd and unctuous cream. If you’ve never tasted one, you’re in for a treat.

Cheese alternatives: Canadian Bocconcini, Fresh Mozzarella.

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Did you know?

Canadian cheese is made from quality Canadian milk, your guarantee of purity, freshness and quality.

Browse our Canadian Cheese Repertoire to find fresh favourites

Did you know?

Canadian cheese is made from quality Canadian milk, your guarantee of purity, freshness and quality.

Browse our Canadian Cheese Repertoire to find fresh favourites

Nutritional Info

Per serving
Energy: 216 Calories
Protein: 8 g
Carbohydrate: 10 g
Fat: 16 g
Fibre: 1.3 g
Sodium: 163 mg

Top 5 Nutrients

Nutrient % DV*
Calcium: 12 % / 135 mg
Folate: 20 %
Vitamin A: 18 %
Vitamin E: 17 %
Riboflavin: 15 %

*percentage of daily value

*Note: The daily value (DV) is established by Health Canada and corresponds to the daily quantity recommended for each nutrient. The percentage of the daily value (% DV) indicates the proportion of the nutrient provided by a serving of the recipe, in comparison with the quantity recommended.

This recipe contains 2/3 milk product serving(s) per person.

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