Sweet Lemon-Mint Pear Salad

The reviews are glowing for this Sweet Lemon-Mint Pear Salad recipe. One user says, "This was delicious! Served it with the Apricot-Lemon Chicken. The combination was perfect. Amazing flavor for such a simple salad. Will definitely make it again."

Yield:

4 servings (serving size: 1 1/2 cups)

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Recipe Time

Prep: 9 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 72
Caloriesfromfat 30 %
Fat 2 g
Satfat 0.2 g
Monofat 1.4 g
Polyfat 0.7 g
Protein 1 g
Carbohydrate 13 g
Fiber 2.3 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 1 mg
Sodium 20 mg
Calcium 35 mg

Ingredients

1 tablespoon sugar
3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
2 teaspoons canola oil
4 cups packed baby spinach and spring greens mix
1 firm pear, thinly sliced
1/2 cup sliced red onion
1/4 cup torn fresh mint leaves

Preparation

1. Combine first 3 ingredients in a large bowl, stirring with a whisk. Add greens mix and remaining ingredients; toss well. Serve immediately.

Note:

Cooking Light Fresh Food Fast

April 2009