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Roasted Beet

Posted in /Cooking/Side_Dishes/Salads/Dressing on Saturday, July 15, 2017


Make approximately 1 cup (250 mL)

Ingredients

1 medium beet, trimmed/peeled
1 1/2 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
1 egg yolk
1 Tbsp sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla
1/4 tsp salt
1 pinch pepper
1/4 cup oil (neutral flavor such as canola)
1/4 cup olive oil

Directions

  1. Wrap beet in foil and roast in the oven on a baking tray (to help capture leaks) for 60 minutes at 400F
  2. Unwrap beet and allow to cool slightly
  3. Roughly cut beet and measure out 1/2 cup
  4. In a blender mix together all ingredients except for the oils.
  5. Slowly incorporate the oils to help set the emulsification.

Hint

  • Wear gloves when working with beets or you will have purple hands!

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Herby Garlic Lemon Vinaigrette

Posted in /Cooking/Side_Dishes/Salads/Dressing on Saturday, July 15, 2017


Ifyou have extra fresh herbs laying around or want a lovely light fresh dressing for your next salad this is it!


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Roasted Garlic

Posted in /Cooking/Side_Dishes/Salads/Dressing on Saturday, July 15, 2017


Ingredients

1 head of garlic
2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
3 tablespoons freshly grated Parmesan
1/3 cup olive oil
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
pepper to taste

Directions

1. Roasted Garlic: Slice the top off 1 head garlic; drizzle with olive oil, wrap in aluminum foil and roast at 400 degree until tender, about 35 minutes. Cool and then squeeze out the cloves
2. In a blender mix together all ingredients
3. This is great as a dressing or a marinade for chicken

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Glory Bowl Dressing

Posted in /Cooking/Side_Dishes/Salads/Dressing on Monday, July 10, 2017


This is the amazing dressing for the glory bowl salad. This dressing will make you lick your plate when no one is watching!


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Pear And Honey Vinaigrette

Posted in /Cooking/Side_Dishes/Salads/Dressing on Monday, July 10, 2017


Vinaigrette Ingredients

3/4 cup olive oil
1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
2 Tbsp water
2 Tbsp honey
1 1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper

Mixed green ingredients

1 package mixed greens
2 Anjou pears
1/2 cup feta
1/2 cup candied pecans
1 cup honey vinaigrette
Reduced balsamic - to drizzle as garnish

Vinaigrette Directions

  • Combine all ingredients and whisk together

Salad Directions

  • Place the greens into a salad bowl
  • Slice the pears into either chunks or thin slices. Place on top of the greens
  • Crumble feta on top of the salad, followed by the candied pecans
  • Drizzle with vinaigrette and garnish with reduced balsamic drizzle

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