Green Salad With Pure Maple Syrup Dressing


saladRomaine Leaves or 10 cups mixed baby greens

Pecans or walnuts, chopped

Red grapes or cherries cut in half

Feta cheese (crumbled)

Pears or apples


1/4 cup mayonnaise (Not Miracle Whip)

1/4 cup PURE maple syrup

3 Tablespoons champagne vinegar or white rice wine vinegar

2 Teaspoons sugar

1/4 cup vegetable or olive oil

Whisk mayonnaise, maple syrup, vinegar and sugar in medium bowl to blend. Gradually whisk in oil until mixture thickens slightly. Season to taste with salt & pepper. Dressing can be prepared 3 days in advance. Cover and refrigerate. Re-whisk before serving.

Toss washed and dried salad greens, apples, grapes or/and pears or cherries and 1/4 cup nuts in a bowl. Top with dressing and feta cheese.

salad with pecans maple syrup 1Best salads contain greens, a nut, cheese and a fruit.

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