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- 350 grams barley (pearls)
- 1 pomegranate
- 350 grams butternut squash
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 2 tablespoons soy sauce
- 1 bunch dill
- 40 grams pecans
- 1 orange juice (and zest)
- 2 tablespoons rapeseed oil
- 1 tablespoon white balsamic vinegar
- Cook the barley pearl in salted boiling water until tender.
- Drain, and set aside.
- While the barley is cooking, peel 1/2 of the squash, remove the seeds, and cut into small cubes.
- Heat a pan with 2 tablespoons of olive oil.
- Add the squash cubes, and cook for about 15 minutes over high heat, stirring often.
- Add 2 tablespoons of soy sauce, and mix.
- Add 2 tablespoons of water, and cook over medium heat for about 10 minutes.
- (Do not add salt because the soy sauce has enough).
- In a bowl, pour the cooked barley, add the orange zest and juice.
- Add rapeseed oil and balsamic vinegar.
- Add the diced squash, and half of the chopped dill. Open the pomegranate, remove seeds, and add them to the mixture.
- Fry the pecans for 3 to 4 minutes, break into small pieces, and add to salad.
- Mix all the ingredients in the salad, add salt and pepper.
- Serve warm.
PER SERVING *
|Calories630Calories from Fat200|
|% DAILY VALUE*|
|Calories from Fat200|
|% DAILY VALUE*|
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.