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    Kristen Bocanegra
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Green Festival Fall Salad

Fall is officially here and while I’m not yet ready to put pumpkin in everything, I am ready to work some wonderful warming spices into my ingredient repertoire. momme meals Green Festival Fall Salad brings together fall market produce with cinnamon and ginger, two of my favorite fall flavors.

Green Festival Fall Salad

Created as a salad, this simple recipe can be turned into a meal with the addition of your most loved protein. Think roasted chicken or tricolored quinoa. You can also substitute or mix in other fall produce like rainbow chard, apples and pears.

No matter what, have fun with it and be sure to make plenty of extra dressing to have on hand for use throughout the week. From marinating chicken to coating your sautéed fall veggies, this vinaigrette is DELICIOUS on just about anything.

Enjoy!

 

 Green Festival Fall Salad
Recipe Facts

Yield
2 servings

Prep Time
15 min

Cook Time
0 min

Total Time
15 min

Nutritional Benefits
  • Calcium
  • Folate
  • Manganese
  • Omega-3 (DHA)
  • Potassium
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin E
  • Vitamin K

Dietary Info

 

 

Ingredients:
Cinnamon Ginger Vinaigrette
4 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
2 tablespoons maple syrup
1 tablespoons minced shallots
1/2 teaspoon grated ginger
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
pinch of salt

Salad
3 cups thinly cut kale (any curly or flat leaf variety works)
1 white peach cubed, skin on
1/4 cup sunflower seeds
1/4 cup goat cheese
Optional: ½ cups quinoa or roasted chicken

Directions:
Prepare the kale by folding each leaf in half and cutting down the center of the leaf to remove the spine. Once the spine is removed, roll the leaves together like a cigar and cut ¼ kale ribbons. Place the kale in a bowl.Green Festival Fall Salad

Leaving the skin on, cut the peach into ½ inch cubes. Place in a bowl and set aside.Green Festival Fall Salad

In a large bowl add the minced shallot, cinnamon, grated ginger, maple syrup and apple cider vinegar.

Begin mixing the ingredients. Continue to mix while slowly pouring in the olive oil.

Once the olive oil is fully incorporated into the vinaigrette add the cut kale, peach cubes, sunflower seeds and goat cheese to the bowl.

Hand-toss the salad until each leaf is fully coated.

Plate and enjoy!

Quinoa Option:
Green Festival Fall Salad

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Raw Thai Veggie Salad

 

Slightly Spiced Apple Sauce

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    Kristen Bocanegra
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