Picture Perfect

Nectarine-Salad

Picture Perfect for sure. The combination of colors and delicious flavors make this salad taste exactly how it looks…. incredible. Nectarines are a nice addition to any leafy greens. But, combining
rich feta cheese and delicious walnuts, with this easy homemade dressing, make this simple salad one that you will want to make over and over again.

 

Nectarine Salad

2-3 nectarines
16 oz. pkg. spring mix
½ c. feta cheese, crumbled
1 c. walnut halves
coarse black pepper, garnish

Wash,  slice  and  remove  pit  from nectarines  and  set  aside.
Place individual  portions  of  spring  mix on  each  salad  plate
and  top  with nectarine  slices,  feta cheese and walnuts.
Drizzle Honey  Walnut  Dressing on each serving and garnish
with coarse black pepper.

Honey Walnut Dressing

½ c. red wine vinegar
1/3 c. sugar
½ shallot
1/3 c. vegetable oil
4 tbsp. walnut oil
2 tbsp. lemon juice
4 tbsp. honey
1 tsp. kosher salt
1/3 c. walnuts halves
½ tsp. coarse black pepper

Combine all ingredients together in blender and mix until smooth. Refrigerate.

This recipe is from The Gathering of Friends Volume Five.

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