grilled nectarines salad

GRILLED NECTARINE SALAD

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 4 minutes
Total Time: 14 minutes
Servings: 2 servings
Calories: 525kcal
Author: Tania Sheff
This salad is made with nectarines, pecans, cranberries and blue cheese and topped with scrumptious raspberry dressing.
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Ingredients

For the salad

  • 1/2 large nectarine sliced into 8 wedges
  • 1 tsp canola oil for greasing the grill pan
  • 2 cups fresh mixed greens
  • 12 toasted pecans
  • 1/8 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/8 cup crumbled blue cheese

For raspberry vinaigrette dressing (makes 1/2 cup)

  • 1/3 cup canola oil
  • 10 fresh raspberries
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • 2 tbsp red wine vinegar

Instructions

Salad

  • Heat up a cast iron or regular grill pan greased with some oil on medium-high heat. Once the pan is hot, grill the nectarine wedges for about 2 minutes on each side, until char marks appear.
  • Arrange the greens on the plates. Add some pecans, cranberries and blue cheese to the greens.
  • Place the grilled nectarines on top, and sprinkle the salad with the dressing.

Dressing

  • Blend all the ingredients together in a mini food processor until smooth.

Notes

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Nutrition

Calories: 525kcal | Carbohydrates: 37g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 41g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 11g | Monounsaturated Fat: 21g | Cholesterol: 13mg | Sodium: 207mg | Potassium: 699mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 29g | Vitamin A: 12200IU | Vitamin C: 49.5mg | Calcium: 210mg | Iron: 3.1mg