Friday, June 7, 2013

Super Summer Harvest Salad


So this recipe calls for A LOT of ingredients but don't let that scare you. It's still super easy and the health benefits are endless! 

-1/2 bag of Trader Joe's Harvest Grains Blend, prepared as package instructs
-2 c. chopped kale
-1 1/2 c. chopped fresh green beans or snap peas
-3 small cooked beets, peeled and cubed
-1/2 c. red, yellow or orange bell pepper chopped small
-1/3 c. red onion chopped small
-1/3 c. scallions sliced
-1/2 c. chopped baby tomato
-1/3 c. diced goats cheese
-1/4. c. chopped fresh parsley
-1/4 c. chopped fresh basil

Dressing

2 Tbs. olive oil
juice of 2 lemons
juice of 1 small tangerine or mandarin
1 Tbs grainy mustard
salt and pepper to taste

Whisk all dressing ingredients together in a bowl and set aside. Make sure all salad ingredients are chopped and hand mix them together in a large salad bowl. Mix in the dressing and let stand in the refrigerator for 1 hr. Serve and enjoy!

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