Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

This Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe is just 141 calories and can be made in just 20 minutes!

We love this farro recipe for Mediterranean salad as a side dish. And as a bonus, you can serve it hot or cold. So make extras for side dishes all week long!

Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

Thanks to our low calorie (and low oil) Mediterranean salad dressing, we were able to cut 100’s of calories without sacrificing flavor of serving size.

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Try this yummy sun dried tomato salad for potlucks, picnic lunches, or meal prep it for dinner sides all week long.

This Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe is just 141 calories and can be made in just 20 minutes!

Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

This article will supply you with everything you’ll need to make a low calorie farro recipe for Mediterranean salad.

From a shopping list, to a printable recipe card. You’ll find a nutrition label, vegan swaps for summer farro salad and more in the sections below.

Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

To make this farro Mediterranean salad recipe easy, we’ve supplied you with the following sections.

Read through them for helpful resources, or skip ahead to the recipe card.

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Recipe Card Uses: You can email yourself this recipe card so you can easily search for it (I have a folder in my email just for recipes!) Or print it so you have it handy, and can make notes. You can even pin this healthy greek farro salad to Pintrest so it is safely stored for you.

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Mediterranean Farro Salad Ingredients

This farro salad Mediterranean side dish is packed full of flavor… it never disappoints!

And it’s hard to beat a sun dried tomatoes recipe with feta. Both of the ingredients have so much flavor and add so much complexity to a salad recipe!

Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

Shopping list for The Best Farro Salad:

Special Tip: You can find all the measurements in the recipe card below. There you can choose how many servings of this low calorie salad farro recipe vegetarian you want to make. It will do all the measurement math for you! All of the ingredients for these salad farro recipe ideas can be doubled or tripled with the click of a button.

Up next, how to make our healthy pine nut salad with farro and feta…

How to Make Farro Salad Recipes

This feta cheese salad with farro and sun-dried tomatoes makes an easy and quick side dish or lunch salad.

You can meal prep it ahead of time, it’s just as good hot as it is cold. We like to make a double batch for meal prep lunches all week.

Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

How to Make The Best Ever Farro Salad:

  1. In a medium sauce pan, combine the farrow and broth. Stir together and cook according to the package.
  2. Meanwhile, heat a skillet over medium-high heat. Spray with olive oil and add the cherry tomatoes and onion.
  3. Cook for 5 minutes until the tomatoes start to pop. Add in the garlic, sun dried tomatoes, and pine nuts. Cook for 2-3 minutes, until the garlic is fragrant, then remove from the heat and set aside.
  4. When the farro is cooked to al dente, drain off any excess liquid, and cool for 10 minutes.
  5. Transfer farro to a large mixing bowl, along with the tomato mixture, feta, parsley and dressing. Toss well until the dressing is well distributed.
  6. Serve hot, or cover and refrigerate for 2 hours for a cold farro salad.

Special Tip: You can find these directions, along with measurements, nutrition and more in the sharable recipe card in the next section!

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Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

This easy farro recipe makes a great side dish or main course. Farro recipes are hearty and filling, making this flavorful feta salad a great satisfying dish.

You can have 1/2 cup of farro salad for just 141 calories, or more as a main course. It’s just as good hot as it is cold, so make extras and enjoy as a meal prep cold lunch or side dish all week long.

Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe

Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe (JUST 141 CALORIES)

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This low calorie Mediterranean Farro Salad Recipe is just 141 calories per 1/2 cup. Making it a great healthy side dish!
You could have this healthy farro salad as a full meal too! Instead of serving just 1/2 cup, enjoy 2 cups of this hearty farro salad!
Special Tip: You can make this farro salad vegan by swapping out the feta cheese for your favorite crumbly vegan cheese, or avocado.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine Mediterranean
Servings 6 servings
Calories 141 kcal

Ingredients
  

Instructions
 

  • In a medium sauce pan, combine the farrow and broth. Stir together and cook according to the package.
  • Meanwhile, heat a skillet over medium-high heat. Spray with olive oil and add the cherry tomatoes and onion.
  • Cook for 5 minutes until the tomatoes start to pop. Add in the garlic, sun dried tomatoes, and pine nuts. Cook for 2-3 minutes, until the garlic is fragrant, then remove from the heat and set aside.
  • When the farro is cooked to al dente, drain off any excess liquid, and cool for 10 minutes.
  • Transfer farro to a large mixing bowl, along with the tomato mixture, feta, parsley and dressing. Toss well until the dressing is well distributed.
  • Serve hot, or cover and refrigerate for 2 hours for a cold farro salad.

Nutrition

Serving: 0.5cupCalories: 141kcalCarbohydrates: 2.4gProtein: 3.8gFat: 8.9gSaturated Fat: 2.1gCholesterol: 7mgSodium: 330mgPotassium: 275mgFiber: 2.8gSugar: 3.7gCalcium: 64mgIron: 1mg
Keyword farro, Salad, Side Dish
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Nutrition and Calories in Farro Salad with Feta

The nutrition and calories for farro salad are based off the recipe above, in a 1/2 cup serving.

Please see the recipe card for vegan modifications. Unfortunately farro does have gluten in it, so this is not a gluten-free recipe.

Important Note: As a reminder, at Lose Weight By Eating it is our goal to make you healthier, all-natural versions of your favorite recipes… not all will be “diet worthy” depending on the diet you are on. But they will be healthier versions to help curb your cravings.

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