Cobb Salad with Pears

Cobb Salad with Pears
Makes: 6 Servings
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Sweet and savory, this Cobb Salad is sure to delight with the addition of canned pears, carrots, and Parmesan cheese. 


For the Salad:
2 canned pear halves
6 cups Mesclun mix baby greens
1/2 tablespoon Parmesan cheese
1 1/3 cups carrots, grated
3 tablespoons walnuts

For the Dressing:
1/4 cup pear juice
1/4 teaspoon cider vinegar
1/4 teaspoon honey
1/4 teaspoon dijon mustard
1 dash salt and black pepper
1/4 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil


  1. For the dressing, mix pear juice, vinegar, honey, mustard, and salt and pepper and olive oil in a blender.
  2. Put mixed greens in large mixing bowl, drizzle dressing over greens and mix together.
  3. Add remainng chopped pear,walnuts, and grated carrots and toss lightly.
  4. Portion out 1 cup of salad and top with 1/2 tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese.
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