Roquefort Pear Salad Recipe
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Roquefort Pear Salad Recipe

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Guests at a barbecue we hosted last summer brought this cool, refreshing salad. Now it's a mainstay at most all our cookouts. The mingling of zesty tastes and textures instantly wakes up the taste buds. -Sherry Duval, Baltimore, Maryland
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES:8-10 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES: 8-10 servings

Ingredients

  • 10 cups torn salad greens
  • 3 large ripe pears, peeled and cut into large pieces
  • 1/2 cup thinly sliced green onions
  • 4 ounces crumbled blue cheese
  • 1/4 cup slivered almonds, toasted
  • MUSTARD VINAIGRETTE:
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Pepper to taste

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine the salad greens, pears, onions, cheese and almonds. In a jar with a tight-fitting lid, combine the vinaigrette ingredients; shake well. Pour over salad; toss to coat. Yield: 8-10 servings.
Originally published as Roquefort Pear Salad in Taste of Home August/September 2000, p29

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Reviewed Apr. 11, 2014

"My husband and I loved this salad. I made it with arugula. Delicious."

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Reviewed Dec. 15, 2010

"I have substituted Fuji apples for the pears and added dried cranberries and it was wonderful."

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Reviewed Oct. 9, 2010

"This is a wonderful large salad, with a tasty balance of sweet and savory flavors."

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