Spring Salad With Chive Blossom Dressing

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by Derf2440

The chive blossoms taste quite oniony and add a lot of taste to the dressing and are also nice added to the salad greens. Love spring with all the fresh new salad makings!!

Top Review by COOKGIRl

Crisp, vibrant and springy. I also subbed a half mayo for the plain yogurt and since I like my salad dressings on the more pourable side, I thinned it with a little bit of half and half cream. Substituted red bell pepper for tomatoes (supermarket toms are horrible this time of year) and omitted the mushrooms because I much prefer them cooked. Fresh chive blossoms from the garden and I added a few of the petals to the dressing. Thanks for posting! Reviewed for Herb &Spice of the Month: Chives in the French Forum.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Chive Blossom Dressing:.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together all dressing ingredients except chive blossoms.
  3. Sprinkle chive blossom pieces on top of dressing.
  4. Spring Salad:.
  5. Layer all ingredients in a salad bowl, starting with the lettuce and watercress.
  6. Season layers to taste.
  7. Pour desired amount of chive blossom dressing over.
  8. Toss lightly and garnish with full chive blossoms if desired.

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