Wonderful salad for the holiday seasons.  Great to serve for dinner at home or to take to a family gathering.  I loved this salad, it was a nice change from green salad.  I got it from allrecipes.com.

Winter Fruit Salad with Lemon Poppyseed Dressing

 

Winter Fruit Salad with Lemon Poppyseed dressing

Rating: 51

Prep Time: 25 minutes

Total Time: 25 minutes

Serving Size: 12

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons diced onion ( I used less)
  • 1 teaspoon Dion-style prepared mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 tablespoon poppy seed
  • 1 head romaine lettuce, torn into bite-size pieces
  • 4 ounces shredded Swiss cheese
  • 1 cup cashews
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries
  • 1 apple-peeled, cored and diced
  • 1 pear-peeled cored and sliced

Instructions

  1. In a blender or food processor, combine sugar, lemon juice, onion, mustard and salt. Process until well blended. With machine still running add oil in a slow steady stream until mixture is thick and smooth. Add poppy seeds, and process just a few seconds more to mix.
  2. In a large serving bowl, toss together the romaine lettuce, shredded Swiss cheese, cashews, dried cranberries, apple and pear. Pour dressing over salad just before serving, and toss to coat.
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Wonderful salad for the holiday seasons.  Great to serve for dinner at home or to take to a family gathering.  I loved this salad, it was a nice change from green salad.  I got it from allrecipes.com.

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