Grower Direct Romaine Salad With Bing Cherries

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Nov. 18, 2011


Romaine lettuce heads 2 , chopped (Grower Direct)
Feta cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs) , crumbled
Green onion 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , diced, some green included
Canned mandarin oranges 2 Ounce , drained (2 cans, 1 ounce each)
Smoked turkey 2 Cup (32 tbs) (1/2
Bing cherries 1 1/3 Cup (21.33 tbs) , halved and pitted (California)
Extra virgin olive oil 2/3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
Balsamic vinegar 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Stone ground mustard 2 Tablespoon
Honey 2 Teaspoon
Salt 1/2 Teaspoon
Black pepper To Taste , freshly ground



1. In a bowl add together oil, vinegar, mustard, honey, salt and pepper and whisk nicely until everything is mixed properly.

2. In a salad bowl put all the other ingredients, drizzle with the dressing and toss nicely to make sure the dressing is mixed properly.


3. Serve at room temperature or chilled in the fridge, with sour dough bread or a 5 grain bread roll. It-€™s a wholesome salad which is good as it is if you want to serve without any of the above.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Servings: 8

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 319Calories from Fat 211

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 23 g35.4%

Saturated Fat 4 g20%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 420 mg17.5%

Total Carbohydrates 15 g5%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 9 g

Protein 12 g24%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet