Dole Recipes

Mediterranean Blend Side Salad

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Ingredients

  • 1 bag (8 oz.) DOLE® Mediterranean Blend
  • 1/4 cup walnuts, roasted
  • 1/4 cup Kalamata olives, pitted
  • 1 cup fresh mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 cup grape tomatoes, halved
  • 1 cup garlic croutons
  • Pesto Vinaigrette, as desired (recipe below)

Dressing

Pesto Vinaigrette:
  • Combine 1 cup fresh basil leaves, 1/4 cup fresh grated parmesan cheese, 2 Tbsp cider vinegar, 2 Tbsp fresh squeezed lemon juice, 2 Tbsp fresh chopped parsley, 2 garlic cloves (chopped) in blender container.
  • Cover; blend at medium speed.
  • Slowly add 1/2 cup olive oil in then stream, until blended.
  • Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Makes about 1 cup.

Directions

  • Divide salad greens into 4 bowls, arrange ingredients on greens and serve with Pesto Vinaigrette.