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Quick Blue Cheese Pear Salad Recipe

Quick Blue Cheese Pear Salad Recipe

Made with just five ingredients, this special salad from Ginger Smiser of Blanco, Texas is a cinch to put together. Chopped pear balances the rich blue cheese while almonds lend crunch and sweetness. Add a drizzle of dressing, and you’re done!
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 3 cups hearts of romaine salad mix
  • 1 large pear, chopped
  • 1/3 cup slivered almonds
  • 1/2 cup crumbled blue cheese
  • 1/3 cup Italian salad dressing


  • 1. In a large bowl, combine the salad mix, pear, almonds and blue cheese. Drizzle with dressing and toss to coat. Serve immediately. Yield: 4 servings.