Mixed Green Salad with Pecans, Goat Cheese, and Honey Mustard Vinaigrette

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Carol C.: "Very nice salad. The candied pecans were a real…" Read More
14Ingredients
390Calories
35Minutes

Ingredients

  • 4 ounces pecans ( whole)
  • 1 tablespoon butter (melted)
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 3/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons honey mustard
  • 1 clove garlic (minced, about 1 teaspoon)
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • salt
  • pepper
  • 1 pound mixed salad greens (including fresh baby spinach)
  • 4 ounces goat cheese
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries (sweetened)
  • 1 red bell pepper (cored, seeded, and cut into 1-2 inch thin slices)
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NutritionView more

390Calories
Sodium9%DV220mg
Fat57%DV37g
Protein14%DV7g
Carbs3%DV10g
Fiber12%DV3g

PER SERVING *

Calories390Calories from Fat330
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat37g57%
Saturated Fat8g40%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol20mg7%
Sodium220mg9%
Potassium240mg7%
Protein7g14%
Calories from Fat330
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate10g3%
Dietary Fiber3g12%
Sugars6g12%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Reviews(5)

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Carol C. 12 Jul
Very nice salad. The candied pecans were a real hit.
Kylie 11 May
Made this salad for a 4oth birthday with a lot of vegetarians attending and it went down a treat. Love love love the goats cheese is this salad and will be making it a lot more.
Crawford 23 Nov 2017
The dressing alone is bananas amazing- a MUST TRY!!
Denise H. 25 Apr 2017
I've made this 3 times in the last month. The bowl gets completely cleaned out every time I serve it. It's very simple but the flavors are amazing. The dressing really pulls it all together.
Kathleen Z. 19 Jun 2016
Emptied the bowl a huge hit!! Making this again for the relatives this weekend. Definitely a keeper.