farmers market salad
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Recipe type: fresh salad
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Serves: 1
 
vail, colorado farmer's market inspired salad...simply delicious!
Ingredients
  • salad Ingredients:
  • 6 oz. grilled chicken or protein of choice
  • 2 c spinach and kale blend
  • ¼-½ cucumber, sliced
  • ¼ c red or green onion, chopped
  • ½ avocado
  • ¼ c raw nuts of choice, sliced/chopped
  • optional: ¼ c goat cheese crumbles
  • optional: ¼ c calamata or black olives, pitted
  • creamy avocado-cilantro dressing ingredients:
  • ½ avocado, ripe
  • ¾ c fresh cilantro
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • ½ lime, juice of
  • sea salt to taste
  • optional: ½ c full fat plain greek yogurt {to make it extra creamy}
Instructions
  1. for the salad, combine all salad ingredients in a large bowl.
  2. for the dressing, place avocado, cilantro, garlic, lime juice, salt and optional greek yogurt in a blender and blend until smooth.
Notes
*the dressing makes about 1 c {more than you will need}, but it will last in the fridge for 3-5 days.
Recipe by Nourish, Move, Love at https://www.nourishmovelove.com/farmers-market-salad-with-creamy-avocado-cilantro-dressing/