It’s mmmmm…Monday "The Perfect Salad"

The Perfect Pear & Gorgonzola Salad
Prep Time: 5-10 minutes
This spectacular salad is a gold medal favorite in our house featuring fresh juicy pears, candied pecans, crumbled Gorgonzola and raspberry vinaigrette on a bed of fresh greens. The original ― and still by far the favorite ― is from the Crow’s Nest in Santa Cruz, where the upstairs Breakwater Bar & Grill offers the salad as an entree with grilled skirt steak! We make constant re-creations of this meal-sized salad in our house and frequently bring friends to experience the original. Here’s how you can make this yummy salad at home too…
Ingredients:
  • Mixed greens
  • Fresh pears, sliced
  • Candied pecans
  • Crumbled Gorgonzola cheese
  • Raspberry vinaigrette
  • Grilled skirt steak or chicken (optional)
Preparation Instructions:
  1. Prepare a bed of mixed greens. 
  2. Top with a medley of pears, pecans and Gorgonzola. 
  3. Drizzle with raspberry vinaigrette.
  4. Enjoy!
Advertisements

One thought on “It’s mmmmm…Monday "The Perfect Salad"

  1. Pingback: #OneGoodThing idea spreads | Nosy Parker Blog

Comment...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s