Apple-Pear Salad With Lemon-Poppy Seed Dressing

Southern Living
Apple-Pear Salad With Lemon-Poppy Seed DressingRecipe
Photo: Beth Dreiling; Styling: Tyler Asbury
This salad has the perfect blend of fruit with the apples, pears, and dried cranberries. The salty cashews also balance out the sweetness. If desired, an equal amount of shredded Swiss cheese may be substituted for shaved. Top with grilled chicken and turn this salad into a main course.
Makes 6 to 8 servings

Ingredients

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1 (16-oz.) package romaine lettuce, thoroughly washed
1 (6-oz.) block Swiss cheese, shaved
1 cup roasted, salted cashews
1/2 cup sweetened dried cranberries
1 large apple, thinly sliced
1 large pear, thinly sliced

Preparation

Prep: 10 Minutes

1. Toss together first 6 ingredients in a large bowl; serve with Lemon-Poppy Seed Dressing.

Created date

February 2007