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- 6 cups of washed baby greens like arugula and Baby Spinach, torn into bite-sized pieces
- 1/2 cup fresh herb, chopped (your choice basil, lemon thyme, lemon verbena, Italian parsley, cilantro, etc.)
- 1 lemon, zest of, meyer
- 2 -3 tablespoons minced fresh chives
- 1/4 cup chopped fresh scallions
- 2 -3 chive blossoms
- 4 ounces goat cheese (we chose a locally made goat fromage blanc)
- 1/2 cup toasted sliced almonds (can sub walnuts, pine nuts, pistachios, hazelnuts, etc.)
Meyer Lemon and Honey Vinaigrette
- 1Combine the greens, chopped herbs, lemon zest, chives and scallions.
- 2Whisk the vinaigrette ingredients together until completely emulsified. Taste and adjust sweetening or oil. Toss with the salad greens.
- 3Divide the salad among 4 salad plates.
- 4Pull the chive blossoms apart into small florets and scatter evenly over each salad. Top each salad with a scatters of the goat cheese and the almonds.
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Nutritional Facts for Spring Salad W/Herbs, Meyer Lemon, Almonds & Goat Cheese
Serving Size: 1 (134 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 4
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 330.3
- Calories from Fat 250
- Total Fat 27.8 g
- Saturated Fat 8.0 g
- Cholesterol 22.4 mg
- Sodium 184.2 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 12.8 g
- Dietary Fiber 3.6 g
- Sugars 6.7 g
- Protein 11.4 g
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