salads and dressings

Grilled Chicken Waldorf Salad

Ingredients 2 cups chopped grilled chicken breast 1 medium apple, diced 2 stalks celery, diced ¼ cup diced red onion 2 T. chopped walnuts ¼ cup avocado mayonnaise ¼ cup plain Greek yogurt 1 T. lemon juice 1 ½ teaspoons dijon mustard Sea salt and black pepper, to taste Fresh thyme, for garnish (optional) Instructions…
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Kale & Brussel Sprouts Salad

Ingredients 1 bunch lacinato kale, stems removed and leaves thinly sliced 2 large carrots, shredded ¼ cup maple syrup 2 T. lime juice ½ teaspoon pepper ½ cup chopped toasted almonds 1 pound Brussel sprouts, trimmed and finely grated ¼ cup currants ¼ cup rice vinegar ½ teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons toasted sesame oil Instructions…
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Broccoli, Apple and Walnut Salad

Ingredients DRESSING 1 cup avocado mayonnaise 2 Tbsp. lemon juice 1 garlic clove, minced 1 tsp. raw honey (optional) Sea salt Freshly ground pepper SALAD 2 medium heads of broccoli chopped 1 large carrot, grated (optional) 1 apple, cored and finely chopped ¼ cup onion, finely chopped ½ cup walnuts, coarsely chopped ¼ cup dried…
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Seared Scallops with Tangerine and Arugula Salad

Ingredients DRESSING ¼ cup tangerine juice 2 tsp. tangerine zest 2 Tbsp. Champagne or white wine vinegar 1 Tbsp. Dijon mustard 2 tsp. minced shallots ¼ cup tangerine juice 2 Tbsp. olive oil Salt and pepper SALAD 4 cups romaine or other green-leafy lettuce 4 cups arugula 3 tangerines, segmented ½ cup pitted mixed olives…
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Snap Pea Salad

Ingredients 1-pound snap peas, strings removed and cut in half ½ cup plain Greek yogurt 1 T apple cider vinegar 1 teaspoon Sucanat (dehydrated cane juice), or to taste Salt and pepper, to taste 2 strips cooked bacon, crumbled (optional) 6 ounces gouda cheese, diced ¼ small red onion, minced 2 T chopped fresh parsley…
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Paleo Strawberry Avocado Salad

Ingredients SALAD 7 ounces, fresh arugula 1 ½ cups pineapple, diced 2 cups strawberries, hulled and halved 2 avocados, diced ¼ cup green onions chopped, for garnish ¼ cup fresh parsley or mint chopped, for garnish Black sesame seeds for garnish DRESSING 8 strawberries, hulled and halved 2 T honey ⅓ cup plus 2 T…
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Blueberry Quinoa Salad

Ingredients 1 cup quinoa, rinsed and drained 2 cups vegetable broth Salt and pepper, to taste 6 T olive oil, divided ¼ cup sliced shallots 1 teaspoon minced garlic 3 T apple cider vinegar 1 T maple syrup or honey, or to taste 1 ⅓ cup blueberries, divided 5 ounces baby arugula 1 cup corn…
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Rockin’ Raw Kale Salad

Ingredients 1 cup sunflower seeds ¼ cup lemon juice 3 T honey 2 T minced ginger 1 ½ teaspoon Celtic Sea salt, or to taste 2 bunches kale, tough stems, removed and leaves chopped 2 apples, chopped 1 bunch of radishes, quartered 1 avocado – pitted, peeled, and chopped   Instructions Soak sunflower seeds in…
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Radish and Mango Salad

Ingredients ½ lime, zested and juiced 2 T champagne or white wine vinegar 1 T honey 3 T olive oil Salt and pepper, to taste 1 mango, peeled and sliced 8 radishes, thinly sliced 1 English cucumber, thinly sliced 4 ounces arugula or baby spinach 1/4 cup fresh mint leaves   Instructions In a small bowl,…
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Spiced Broccoli and Carrot Ribbon Salad

Ingredients 2 T plus ¼ teaspoon Celtic Sea salt, divided 3 heads broccoli, cut into florets 5 carrots, shredded or cut into ribbons ½ cup parsley, minced 10 dried, pitted plums (prunes), diced 1 cup toasted almonds, chopped 3 lemons, juiced 2 T maple syrup 4 teaspoons cumin, toasted (see note) ¼ teaspoon cayenne ¼…
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