Orange Splash Swiss Chard Salad (TNT)

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Orange Splash Swiss Chard Salad (TNT)

Post by pstarkoski on Sat Mar 19, 2011 2:55 pm

I served this along with the orange-cinnamon chicken....lots of orange going on! This was really yummy. I couldn't find any Swiss chard so I used fresh spinach...delicious! I will definitely try this again when Swiss chard is in season and available.
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hugs,
peg



ORANGE SPLASH SWISS CHARD SALAD
Makes 6 servings of Swiss chard.

1 orange, zested, juiced
3 tbsp vegetable oil
2 tbsp raspberry vinegar
2 tsp honey
1/2 tsp each Dijon mustard and chopped garlic
1/4 cup each dried cranberries, shredded carrots, sliced onions and chopped walnuts

8 oz rainbow Swiss chard, trimmed, sliced
2 pears, cored, thinly sliced

1/4 cup shaved Parmesan cheese


IN BOWL, whisk together 1/4 cup orange juice, 1 tsp orange zest, oil, vinegar, honey, mustard and garlic. Season with salt and pepper, if desired. In bowl, toss 1/2 dressing with Swiss chard, cranberries, carrots, onions and walnuts.
ARRANGE pears on platter. Top with salad and cheese. SERVE with remaining dressing...


Recipe source: Mom’s Menu Plan yahoo group, submitted by Russie.
 
 
PEG’S NOTE: I couldn’t find any Swiss chard so I used fresh spinach instead. I will definitely try this again when Swiss chard is available.

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