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
35Minutes
390Calories

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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  • 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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    390Calories
    Sodium9% DV220mg
    Fat57% DV37g
    Protein14% DV7g
    Carbs3% DV10g
    Fiber12% DV3g
    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 A100%
    Vitamin C50%
    Calcium15%
    Iron10%

    * 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)

    Carol C. a year ago
    Very nice salad. The candied pecans were a real hit.
    Kylie a year ago
    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 2 years ago
    The dressing alone is bananas amazing- a MUST TRY!!
    Denise H. 2 years ago
    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. 3 years ago
    Emptied the bowl a huge hit!! Making this again for the relatives this weekend. Definitely a keeper.