Mix-and-Match Salads (continued)
Healthy Salad Recipe: Green Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette
¼ cup white wine vinegar
½ cup fresh raspberries, pureed
1 ½ tablespoons olive oil
¼ teaspoon salt
Pinch of ground black pepper
4 cups mixed baby field greens
1 cup fresh raspberries
1 tablespoon pine nuts
1.In a small bowl, whisk dressing ingredients.
2.In a medium salad bowl, toss together salad ingredients. Drizzle dressing over salad and toss gently to coat.
*You can add grilled chicken breast to this salad as your protein source.
Serving Size: 1 cup
Makes: 5 servings
72 calories, 5g total fat, 1g saturated fat, 122mg sodium, 6g total carbohydrate, 3g dietary fiber, 0mg cholesterol, 1g protein
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