Recipe: Winter Salad with Strawberry Vinaigrette

Veggie Lisa shows us how to make a delicious winter salad.

Roasted Brussel Sprout Winter Salad

1 lb brussell sprouts trimed
1 head romaine lettuce, cut and washed
2 cup baby kale
¼ cup blueberries
1 cup diced cucumbers
½ cup purple grapes, halved
¼ cup golden raisins or 50% less sugar cranberries
¼ cup feta cheese
¼ cup red onion, diced
1/3 cup pepitas (can toast them for extra flavor)
¼ walnuts or pecans
3 TBSP maple syrup
1 TBSP olive oil

1. Toss sprouts in olive oil. Roast in oven at 425 for 20-25 mins. Tops should be golden brown and slightly crispy
2. Glaze walnuts or pecans with maple syrup. Toast in oven at 350 for 5-7 mins. Remove when done and allow to cool.
3. Place lettuce and kale in a large serving bowl
4. Add in all the toppings, placing glazed nuts on top

Strawberry Vinaigrette

2 TBSP apple cider vinegar
2 TBSP Oilve oil (can use coconut or avocado)
2 TBSP raw honey or maple syrup
½ tsp sea salt
¼ tsp ground pepper
½ cup sliced strawberries

1. Place all ingredients in blender and pulse until smooth. Add to salad just right before serving.

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