Orange, Walnut, Gorgonzola and Mixed Greens Salad with Fresh Citrus Vinaigrette Recipe

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Submitted by philbo2379

Makes 6 servings



Orange, Walnut, Gorgonzola and Mixed Greens Salad with Fresh Citrus Vinaigrette

Recipe Ingredients for Orange, Walnut, Gorgonzola and Mixed Greens Salad with Fresh Citrus Vinaigrette

3/4 cup walnut halves
10 ounces mixed salad greens
2 large navel oranges, peeled and sectioned
1/2 cup sliced red onion
1/4 cup olive oil
1/4 cup vegetable oil
2/3 cup orange juice
1/4 cup white sugar
2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
1/4 teaspoon dried oregano
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/4 cup crumbled Gorgonzola cheese

Recipe Directions for Orange, Walnut, Gorgonzola and Mixed Greens Salad with Fresh Citrus Vinaigrette

  1. 1. Place the walnuts in a skillet over medium heat. Cook 5 minutes, stirring constantly, until lightly browned.

  2. 2. In a large bowl, toss the toasted walnuts, salad greens, oranges, and red onion.

  3. 3. In a large jar with a lid, mix the olive oil, vegetable oil, orange juice, sugar, vinegar, mustard, oregano, and pepper. Seal jar, and shake to mix.

  4. 4. Divide the salad greens mixture into individual servings. To serve, sprinkle with Gorgonzola cheese, and drizzle with the dressing mixture.

Categories

Salads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 201.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
368
Calories from Fat
266
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
29.6g
46%
Saturated Fat
4.9g
24%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
7mg
2%
Sodium
122mg
5%
Potassium
352mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
23.1g
8%
Dietary Fiber
3.1g
12%
Sugars
17.0g
Protein
6.9g
Vitamin A 17% Vitamin C 97%
Calcium 8% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Very low in cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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