Saturday, July 21, 2018
Cooking

A hearty winter salad with homemade dressing to kick off the new year

There are good reasons to give salad its due consideration, especially now that we have put 2017ís major feasts behind us. A salad adds some critical lightness and crunch to a meal.

Salads can also be out-and-out beautiful, with very little work. Here, a few types of lettuces mingle with slivers of red onion, tart apples and cranberries, and creamy goat cheese, tied together with a zippy dressing. You could add some chopped pecans or walnuts, or slivered almonds on top if you like.

This stunner comes together in 20 minutes, and is a bowl of vibrant color and texture.

Katie Workman, Associated Press

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