Apple Walnut Salad

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Makes 6 servings

Ingredients:

Salad

2 medium tart apples (such as a Granny Smith) and 1 sweet apple (such as a Gala), unpeeled, cubed (about 3 cups)
2 cups baby spinach
1 cup romaine lettuce, chopped
¼ cup toasted, chopped walnuts
3 Tbsp. blue cheese, crumbled

Dressing

2 Tbsp. red wine vinegar
1 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice
1 tsp. Dijon mustard
½ tsp. honey
¼ cup olive oil
¼ tsp. salt
¼ tsp. freshly ground black pepper

Directions:

  1. In a large bowl, toss apples, spinach, romaine lettuce, walnuts and blue cheese to combine.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together vinegar, lemon juice, mustard and honey. Slowly add oil in a thin stream. Whisk in salt and pepper.
  3. Pour dressing on the salad and gently toss. Place the salad in a serving bowl or 6 individual bowls.

Nutrition:

Per 1 cup serving:
Calories: 140
Protein: 2 grams
Carbohydrate: 11 gram
Fiber: 2
Fat: 11 grams
Sodium: 145 milligrams

Recipes provided by Jennifer Duerr, RD, CED, dietician at Sacred Heart Medical Center, Pensacola, Florida.

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