Cool Summer Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Cool Summer Salad Recipe
  • READY IN 15 mins

Cool Summer Salad

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"With the weather getting way too hot in Texas, the search is on to find food that goes great with BBQ and light enough not to weigh you down in the heat. I had this recipe on my phone for quite some time and I'm not sure where it came from, but boy was it a hit!"

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Original recipe makes 10 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    15 mins

Directions

  1. Toss romaine lettuce, Swiss Cheese, cashews, apple, pear, and cranberries together in a large salad bowl.
  2. Whisk vegetable oil, sugar, lemon juice, poppy seeds, red onion, and salt together in a bowl until dressing is smooth. Pour dressing over salad and toss to coat.
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Sep 11, 2014

This was a nice salad. Liked it, will be making it more frequently

 
Jul 01, 2014

We LOVED this salad! I made the dressing earlier in the day to allow the flavors to blend and ensure that the sugar was completely melted. Great combo of textures and flavors...I will def be making this again~YUM! Thanks for sharing. :)

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 314 kcal
  • 16%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 21.3 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol
  • 10 mg
  • 3%
  • Fat
  • 24.4 g
  • 37%
  • Fiber
  • 1.8 g
  • 7%
  • Protein
  • 5.5 g
  • 11%
  • Sodium
  • 343 mg
  • 14%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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