honey smoked salmon 2 packed cups fresh greens 1 mandarin orange, peeled and divided into sections 1/2 cup fresh blueberries 1/2 shallot, diced 1/4 cup orange juice, not from concentrate 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar 1/2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil salt and pepper, to taste Instructions Combine 1/4 cup blueberries, half of the shallots, orange juice, balsamic vinegar, olive oil and salt and pepper in a blender and blend until smooth. Set aside.
Sprinkle with a few pinches of sea salt and freshly ground pepper. This fresh basil dressing is made using organic extra virgin olive oil, Champagne vinegar and fresh basil leaves mixed in a food processor
DirectionsTo assemble salad layer lettuce onto serving plates, then divide remaining ingredients among plates over lettuce and drizzle with desired amount of vinaigrette, or alternately add all salad ingredients to a salad bowl and toss with desired amount of vinaigrette and serve
Mix one bag (or clamshell) of fresh baby spinach with shredded carrots. chopped fresh thyme. This fabulous Fall saladwith a warm vinaigrette pairs perfectly with grilled chicken, roast pork or you could even put the salad on a roasted turkey sandwich (Panera Bread Style)
This past weekend we had a little get-together with my roommates from freshman year. I brought this salad, and couldn't believe how much I could fall in love with the perfect crunchy texture and sweet taste of the candied almonds