Bartlett Pear & Blue Cheese Salad Recipe2018-08-20
Pittman & Davis Bartlett Pears Are a delicious snack on their own, but they also make a fantastic addition to salads. This easy but sophisticated salad combines the sweet delicate flavor of of Pittman & Davis Bartlett Pears with the rich, creamy taste of blue cheese. The included dressing recipe adds the ideal finishing touch to this healthful dish.
Bartlett Pear And Blue Cheese Salad Recipe
Preparation Time: 15 min.
Ready In: 15 min.
1 Pittman & Davis Bartlett Pear, cored and sliced ¼ inch thick
1 bag mixed salad greens (10 ounces)
½ cup sliced red onion
½ cup crumbled blue cheese
½ cup chopped candied pecans
½ cup mayonnaise
¼ cup maple syrup
1/3 cup apple cider vinegar
2 tablespoons brown sugar
¼ cup olive oil
¼ teaspoon black pepper
½ teaspoon salt
In a salad bowl mix together the salad greens, the sliced onion, the Pittman & Davis Bartlett Pear slices, candied pecans, and crumbled blue cheese. Mix gently by tossing. In a small bowl, combine all of the Dressing Ingredients. Blend thoroughly with a whisk or fork. You can also blend the dressing ingredients in a blender. The dressing can be added to the entire salad, or served on the side in small condiment cups.