Citrus & Feta Salad, Homemade Honey-Lime Dressing

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Melissa Buchanan-Smith

By
@lissak63

I love a healthy salad with a kick of citrus. My photo is with a side of julienned zucchini. Dressing photo is with lemon juice. When choosing the lime, you will notice the change in hue.

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Yum! This citrus salad is different and delightfully refreshing. With a honey-citrus flavor and a mild Dijon tang, we loved the salad dressing. The mix of greens with sweet clementines and pomegranate arils (seeds) is so delicious. Feta cheese crumbles and sunflower seeds add a little salt that balances the sweetness of the fruit. For extra flavor, add grilled chicken to the top for a complete meal. This salad makes healthy taste good. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
2
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • SALAD

  • 1 bunch
    mixed greens
  • 1/4 medium
    pomegranate arils, removed
  • 2 small
    clementines
  • 2 small
    radishes, sliced
  • ·
    Feta cheese
  • ·
    sunflower seeds
  • ·
    fresh cilantro
  • DRESSING

  • 3 Tbsp
    fresh lime juice or lemon juice
  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • 3 Tbsp
    honey
  • 1 tsp
    Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 tsp
    chili powder
  • 1/8 tsp
    sea salt

How to Make Citrus & Feta Salad, Homemade Honey-Lime Dressing

Step-by-Step

  1. For Dressing: Mix the last six ingredients to make your dressing.
  2. Chill.
  3. For Salad: Prepare greens, radishes, and clementines.

    I use a mix of mixed greens, kale, spinach.
  4. Remove pomegranate arils.
  5. Place greens in a bowl with salad ingredients.
  6. Optional, top with a cooked chicken breast.
  7. Drizzle dressing over salad.

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About Citrus & Feta Salad, Homemade Honey-Lime Dressing

Course/Dish: Lettuce Salads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat, Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy




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