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Today Sara Lynn Cauchon celebrates Spring with 3 Superfood Salads!

Super 7 Salad
1 cup finely chopped kale
1 cup finely sliced red cabbage
1 cup finely shredded Brussels sprouts
1 cup finely chopped broccoli
1/2 cup blueberries
1/3 cup slivered almonds

Dressing:
1/2 cup plain yogurt
3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
2 tablespoons honey
1 teaspoon poppy seeds
Salt and freshly cracked black pepper

In a small bowl, whisk together the yogurt, vinegar, honey, poppy seeds, salt and pepper.
In a larger bowl, toss together the kale, cabbage, Brussels sprouts, blueberries and the poppy seed dressing. Top the salad with the blueberries and almonds.

Tangled Sesame Salad
Salad:
2 English cucumber, julienned
2 carrots, peeled and julienned
1 mango, pitted, peeled and julienned
1 red bell pepper, julienned
1 green onion, finely sliced for garnish
Sesame seeds for garnish

Dressing:
2 tablespoons tablespoons soy sauce or tamari
1 tablespoon rice vinegar
1 lime, juiced
1 tablespoon sesame oil
1 tablespoon agave
1 garlic clove, grated
1 teaspoon freshly grated ginger

In a small bowl, whisk together all of the dressing ingredients.
In a large bowl, toss together the cucumber, carrot and pepper. Pour the dressing over the salad and garnish with sesame seeds and green onion

Spring Inspired Green Salad
6 cups arugula
2 cups chopped steamed asparagus
2 cups steamed snap peas

Dressing:
3 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoon white wine vinegar
1-2 teaspoons agave or honey
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1/2 finely minced shallot
1 teaspoon freshly chopped dill
1 teaspoon freshly chopped parsley
1 teaspoon freshly chopped basil or tarragon
Salt and freshly cracked black pepper

In a small bowl, whisk together all of the dressing ingredients. Toss the dressing with the asparagus and snap peas.
On a large serving platter, arrange the arugula and top with the dressed asparagus and snap peas.

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5 Easy Salad Dressing Recipes

Honey Lemon Dijon
¼ cup lemon juice
2 tbsp dijon mustard
1-2 tsp honey, to taste
¼ cup olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste

Add all ingredients into a mason jar and shake.
Enjoy!

Raspberry Balsamic
¼ cup balsamic vinegar
2 tbsp raspberry jam
¼ cup olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste

Add all ingredients into a mason jar and shake.
Enjoy!

Peanut Lime
½ cup natural peanut butter
3 limes, juiced
2 tsp honey
2 tbsp soy sauce
1 tbsp ginger, freshly grated
1 tbsp Sriracha
¼-½ cup warm water to thin
Add all ingredients into a large bowl and whisk together. Gradually add warm water to thin until you reach your desired consistency.
Enjoy!

Herb Vinaigrette
1 tbsp dill, chopped
1 tbsp basil, chopped
1 tbsp chives, chopped
¼ cup white wine vinegar
¼ cup olive oil

Roasted Red Pepper & Feta
1 cup plain yogurt
½ cup roasted red peppers
½ cup feta, crumbled
1 garlic clove, peeled
3 tbsp red wine vinegar
¼ cup dill
Salt and pepper to taste

Add all ingredients into a blender or food processor and blend until smooth. Season with salt and pepper to taste and enjoy!

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3 Dinner-Worthy Salad Recipes!


Steak & Blue Cheese Salad with Tomato Vinaigrette

4 cups arugula
1 (8oz) steak, striploin, cooked and sliced
1/2 cup blue cheese, crumbled
Oil
Salt and pepper to taste

Tomato Vinaigrette:
2 tbsp olive oil
1 shallot, minced
1 garlic clove, minced
1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
2 tbsp red wine vinegar
1 tsp honey (optional)
salt and pepper to taste
2 tbsp basil, chopped

In a medium skillet over medium-high heat, add oil.
Season steak with salt and pepper on both sides and fry until golden on each side and cooked to your liking. Remove from skillet and set aside.
To make vinaigrette, add oil to skillet and heat over medium-high heat
Add shallots and sauté for 2-3 minutes, or until they soften. Add garlic and tomatoes and cook for another minute. Add vinegar, honey and salt and pepper to taste and cook for another 2-3 minutes or until tomatoes soften. Remove from heat and stir in basil.
Store in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.
Arrange arugula on serving dish of choice. Top with steak strips, vinaigrette and blue cheese.
Enjoy!

Asian Inspired Slaw

4 cups red cabbage, shredded
2 carrots, julienned
1 red pepper, thinly sliced
½ cup cucumber, julienned
1 avocado, sliced
2 green onions, sliced
¼ cup cashews, chopped

Dressing:
2 tbsp rice wine vinegar
1 lime, juiced
1 tbsp agave or brown sugar
1 tbsp soy sauce
1 tbsp ginger, freshly grated
¼ tsp garlic, minced
1 tbsp sesame oil
⅓ cup olive oil

In a medium bowl, whisk together dressing ingredients and set aside.
To assemble salad, place cabbage in bowl and arrange remaining ingredients on top.
Garnish with cashews and pour over dressing.
Enjoy!
Option to Add: Sesame Ginger Salmon

Harvest Salad with Chicken

2 chicken breasts, boneless and skinless
2 cups butternut squash, diced
4 cups kale, chopped
1 apple, diced
⅓ cup pecan halves
¼ cup goat cheese
Oil
Salt and pepper to taste

Maple Vinaigrette:
1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
2-3 tbsp maple syrup
3 tbsp Dijon mustard
⅓ cup olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste

In a small bowl, whisk together vinaigrette ingredients and season with salt and pepper to taste. Pour half of the vinaigrette over chicken breasts and let sit in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes. Set remaining vinaigrette aside.
On a large non-stick or parchment lined baking sheet, arrange chicken on one side. On the other side, add squash and drizzle with oil and season with salt and pepper to taste.
Bake at 400ºF for 20-25 minutes or until chicken and squash are cooked through and slightly golden.
In a large bowl, add kale and drizzle lightly with oil and salt and pepper to taste. Massage kale until it becomes tender.
In your serving bowl of choice, fill with kale and top with remaining ingredients. Drizzle over remaining vinaigrette.
Enjoy!

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