Apple

APPLE – PERSIMMON SALAD

January  7, 2011
Author Notes

The great thing about this salad is that you can use any apple that you like or change up the fruit, nuts and cheese to make it a year-round or seasonal salad. There really is no perfect recipe. Add whatever you like. —Justforlicks

  • Serves 6
Ingredients
  • For the Salad
  • 3 Hearts of Romaine, chopped
  • 2 Fuji Apples, peeled and sliced into thin squares
  • 2 2 Fuyu Persimmons, peeled and sliced into thin squares
  • 2 Celery Stalks, chopped
  • 2 Green Onions, chopped
  • 1 cup Dried Cranberries or Pomegranate Seeds
  • 1 cup Sugared Pecans or Walnuts
  • 1 cup Gorgonzola or Bleu Cheese – crumbled
  • For the Dressing
  • 1/2 cup Light Olive Oil
  • 1/4 cup White Balsamic Vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Lime Juice
  • 1 tablespoon Sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher Salt
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Directions
  1. Chop the romaine into bite-sized pieces.
  2. Add the celery, green onions, apples and persimmons.
  3. Pour on the dressing and gently toss.
  4. Add the cheese and nuts last and give the salad a few gentle tosses.
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