Cherry, Goat Cheese and Pistachio Arugula Salad

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The dried cherries, goat cheese and pistachios take an ordinary salad over the top. A great accompaniment to any meal.


★★★★★ 2 votes

15 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 4 c
  • 2 c
    baby spinach
  • 1/3 c
    red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp
    dijon mustard
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 small
    garlic clove, minced
  • 2 Tbsp
    extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 c
    dried cherries (or fresh if you have them)
  • 1 oz
    crumbled goat cheese (about 1/4 cup)
  • 1/4 c
    salted pistachios

How to Make Cherry, Goat Cheese and Pistachio Arugula Salad


  1. Combine arugula, spinach and onion in a large bowl.
  2. Combine lemon juice, mustard, honey, salt, pepper and garlic in a medium bowl, stirring with a whisk. Gradually drizzle in olive oil, stirring constantly with a whisk. Drizzle dressing over salad and toss gently to coat.
  3. Arrange 1 1/2 cups salad on each of 4 plates. Top each serving with 1/4 cup cherries, 1 tbsp. cheese, 1 tbsp. pistachios.

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About Cherry, Goat Cheese and Pistachio Arugula Salad

Course/Dish: Fruit Sides
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic Low Fat Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy

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