Sweet and Savory Salad #Recipe

The sweetness of raspberries mixed with the savory perfection of bacon make this salad so delicious every member of your family will chant for salad night.

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Bacon makes everything better — especially salads!

The key to an out of this world salad is pairing a splash of sweet with a dash of salty.

sweet-savory-salad-with-bacon-and-raspberriesWith this Sweet and Savory Salad, we pump up both the sweet and the salty. Raspberries and diced fresh pears bring the succulent sweetness and bacon and feta cheese add the mouth watering savory.

Of course, we want this salad to be a complete meal, packed with healthy fats, vitamins and nutrients. So our Sweet and Savory Salad also features avocado, chicken and pumpkin seeds on a bed of baby kale leaves. And to dress our salad as beautifully as it is crafted, we whipped up a quick Red Wine Vinegar and Olive Oil with fresh basil dressing.

Yes, this salad will satisfy your appetite while indulging every one of your taste buds. Enjoy!

Sweet and Savory Salad
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With this Sweet and Savory Salad, we pump up both the sweet and the salty. Raspberries and diced fresh pears bring the succulent sweetness and bacon and feta cheese add the mouth watering savory.
Ingredients
  • Baby kale (or any baby greens)
  • Cooked chicken - diced
  • Avocado - diced
  • Cooked bacon - crumbled
  • Pears - diced
  • Raspberries
  • Pumpkin seeds
  • Feta cheese
  • Red wine vinegar
  • Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • Fresh Basil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
Instructions
  1. Place a bed of greens on individual plates
  2. Add chicken, avocado, bacon, pears and raspberries
  3. Top with pumpkin seeds and feta cheese
  4. Add 1 part red wine vinegar and 2 part EVVO to an empty jar or glass
  5. Finely chop fresh basil and add to mixture
  6. Add salt and pepper to taste
  7. Cover and shake until well combined
  8. Drizzle over salad

 

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Written and photographed by Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom and owner of Janice Croze Photography.
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