Marionberry, Blue Cheese, and Arugula Salad

Marionberry, Blue Cheese, and Arugula Salad Recipe
Photo: Annabelle Breakey; Styling: Randy Mon
Marionberries are considered the most flavorful blackberries. If you can't find them, use ordinary blackberries instead. Prep Time: 15 minutes.


Makes 4 servings

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Nutritional Information

Calories 175
Caloriesfromfat 77 %
Protein 0.0 g
Fat 15 g
Satfat 4.2 g
Carbohydrate 7.8 g
Fiber 2.7 g
Sodium 353 mg
Cholesterol 11 mg


3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1 tablespoon fresh thyme leaves, divided
1/4 teaspoon dry mustard
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
6 ounces arugula (about 13 cups)
6 ounces marionberries or blackberries (1 1/2 cups)
2 ounces mild blue cheese


1. In a salad bowl, whisk together olive oil, lemon juice, 1 tsp. thyme leaves, the mustard, 1/4 tsp. salt, and 1/4 tsp. pepper.

2. Add arugula and gently toss until leaves are coated with dressing. Add berries and gently toss. Divide among 4 salad plates. Crumble 1/2 oz. cheese on each salad. Sprinkle with remaining thyme and salt and pepper to taste.

Note: Nutritional analysis is per serving.