Avocado and Artichoke Hearts Holiday Salad

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JoSele Swopes

By
@JODIE57

My mom has made this salad for the holidays for years it is a favorite from Spring to Winter. It is quite heavenly. I have made changes to it though. To be made the night before and chilled.

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This is a colorful and tasty salad with a great assortment of fresh veggies. Since it's lightly dressed, you really taste the flavors of the veggies when they marry together overnight. It's a delicious and bright salad. It's a healthy holiday side dish but should be enjoyed year round.

Note: We added a few extra slices of tomato and avocado along with the Feta cheese when serving as decoration. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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DRESSING

1/4 c
white balsamic vinegar (can substitute regular balsamic vinegar)
1/4 c
olive oil
salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste

SALAD

1 jar(s)
artichoke hearts, 12 oz. (small, in water, drained)
1/2 medium
English cucumber (thinly sliced)
1/2 medium
red onion, coarsely chopped
1 medium
red bell pepper, coarsely chopped
1 medium
yellow bell pepper, coarsely chopped
1/2 bunch
cilantro, fresh finely chopped
3 medium
Haas avocados, sliced
5 medium
Roma tomatoes (sliced)
1/2 bunch
cauliflower, small florets
1/2 bunch
broccoli, small florets
5 medium
mushrooms, fresh (sliced)
Feta cheese for serving

How to Make Avocado and Artichoke Hearts Holiday Salad

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine the artichoke hearts, cucumber, onion, bell peppers, cilantro, cauliflower, and broccoli florets.
  • 2Add the avocados, Roma tomatoes, and sliced mushrooms.
  • 3Drizzle with vinegar and oil.
  • 4Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • 5Carefully mix, taking care not to break up the avocados.
  • 6Place in a resealable container. Close lid tightly and put in fridge overnight to chill and marinate.
  • 7Add Feta cheese when serving.

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About Avocado and Artichoke Hearts Holiday Salad

Course/Dish: Vegetables, Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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