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Back to healthy eating and enjoying this tasty salad! I’ve always enjoyed the combination of apples and walnuts. The addition of fresh cranberries makes this salad pretty and flavorful!Apple Walnut Salad

Apple-Walnut Salad

¼ cup red wine vinegar
¼ cup fresh cranberries (frozen work well too)
2 TBSP honey
1 TBSP maple syrup
1 TBSP chopped red onion
¼ tsp salt
¼ tsp pepper
¾ cup olive oil

2 packages (5oz each) spring mix salad greens
3 medium delicious apples, thinly sliced
1 cup chopped walnuts, toasted

Make the Cranberry Vinaigrette:
Combine the first seven ingredients in a blender; cover and process until blended. While processing gradually add the oil in a steady stream. Set aside.

In a large bowl toss the salad greens, apples and walnuts. Serve with the cranberry vinaigrette.Apple Walnut Salad

Makes about eight servings.Apple Walnut SaladA perfect accompaniment with your next spring dinner!Apple Walnut Salad

9 comments on “Apple Walnut Salad

Jess on April 2, 2016 4:08 pm

Wow…this sounds SO yummy!!

Thanks for joining Cooking and Crafting with J & J!

April J Harris on April 2, 2016 4:32 pm

I love the sweet and savory flavour contrasts in your wonderful Apple Walnut Salad, Nancy! It really would make a wonderful accompaniment to any dinner or I’d enjoy it for lunch on its own as well. Pinning and sharing. Thank you for being a part of our Hearth and Soul Hop.

Nancy Wolff on April 4, 2016 12:32 pm

You’re welcome April, adding cranberries is a delightful addition to the dressing!

Indah Nuria Savitri on April 3, 2016 7:20 pm

so healthy, so yuuum..I need to eat more of these 🙂

Miz Helen on April 4, 2016 4:39 pm

Hi Nancy,
Your Apple Walnut Apple salad looks amazing, thanks so much for sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday!
Miz Helen

Elaine on April 6, 2016 3:48 pm

Nancy – What a great salad!! So light and fresh!! Love the apples and walnuts!! Thanks for sharing on My 2 favorite Things on Thursday – Link Party! Hope to see you again tomorrow!! Pinned!!

Nancy Wolff on April 6, 2016 10:27 pm

Yes it’s a great salad! See you at your party tomorrow!

Cynthia on March 9, 2017 2:31 pm

Wow, this looks fantastic, Nancy. I love the cranberry dressing. I have some pears in the kitchen and am thinking I will use them!

Nancy Wolff on March 9, 2017 9:06 pm

Pears would be a wonderful addition! 🙂

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