Farro and Arugula Salad

Farro and Arugula Salad... and with cubes of Asiago Cheese.

Farro and Arugula Salad


For 2 Person(s)

For the Farro:

  • 1/4 pound farro
  • 1 cup fresh arugula
  • 1/4 pound Asiago Fresco cheese - cubed
  • of 1 Orange
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • salt & fresh black pepper
  • 1/4 pound homemade Gastride


  1. Cook the farro in salted water for about 30 mins. or according to the instructions on the package.  Drain and let the farro cool completely.
  2. Put the farro in a bowl, add about 2 Tbs of EV olive oil and toss.
  3. Break the arugula in half by hand and add to the bowl. Mix well.
  4. Add the Asiago cheese and mix well.
  5. Add the juice of the orange and mix well.
  6. Add salt and fresh black pepper as desired and plate.
  7. Drizzle the salad with Gastrite and serve.
  8. You can make the Gastride by slowly boiling 1/2 cup of balsamic vinegar and by adding 1 Tbs of sugar. Let it slowly boil until it reduces to about 1/2 the volume.

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