Pecan-Pear Tossed Salad Recipe
- 2 tablespoons fresh raspberries
- 3/4 cup olive oil
- 3 tablespoons cider vinegar
- 2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon sugar
- 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 4 medium ripe pears, thinly sliced
- 2 teaspoons lemon juice
- 8 cups torn salad greens
- 2/3 cup pecan halves, toasted
- 1/2 cup fresh raspberries
- 1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese
- 1. Press raspberries through a sieve, reserving juice. Discard seeds. In a bowl, whisk the oil, vinegar, sugar, pepper and reserved raspberry juice. Toss pear slices with lemon juice; drain.
- 2. In a salad bowl, combine the salad greens, pears, pecans and raspberries. Sprinkle with cheese. Drizzle with dressing. Yield: 8 servings.
1-1/2 cup: 337 calories, 28g fat (4g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 82mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (14g sugars, 5g fiber), 3g protein.
Reviews for Pecan-Pear Tossed Salad
"Use less oil and more raspberries in the dressing, or use another dressing. I also used mozarella cheese."