Almond-Crusted Goat Cheese Salad With Raspberry Dressing

Total Time
30mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 10 mins

Great side dish for a brunch or as a main dish.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Blend first 7 ingredients in the food processor.
  2. With processor running, gradually add oil.
  3. Add poppy seeds and blend 5 seconds.
  4. Preheat oven to 350°.
  5. Pat each goat cheese slice to 1/2-inch thickness.
  6. Whisk egg and 1 tablespoon water in small bowl to blend.
  7. Place flour in another bowl.
  8. Place almonds in shallow dish.
  9. Roll goat cheese slices in flour, then dip into egg mixture, then roll in almonds to coat, pressing gently to adhere.
  10. Place cheese in glass baking dish; drizzle lightly with butter.
  11. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  12. Bake until almonds are lightly browned, about 10 minutes.
  13. Divide mesclun among 4 plates.
  14. Top each with 2 warm cheese slices.
  15. Drizzle with dressing and serve.