GREEN SALAD WITH BEETS (V, VG, GF, R, D)

GREEN SALAD WITH BEETS | makes 1 large bowl of salad - about 6 servings |

NGREDIENTS

  • 1 granny smith or fuji apple (fuji is my favorite)
  • 1 bartlett or bosc pear
  • 5-6 beets
  • 6 fist-fuls spinach
  • 1/2 cup feta cheese
  • 1 large english cucumber
  • 1/8 cup almonds
  • 3 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 lime
  • salt
  • black pepper

STEPS

  1. cook your beets by wrapping them in aluminum foil and tossing them in the oven until they are soft
  2. slice your beets
  3. chop your cucumbers, apples, pears and toss them in a bowl and immeadietly squeeze some lime juice on them so they keep thier respective colors
  4. toss in your spinach and sliced almonds and mix well
  5. layer on your sliced beets and top with crumbled feta cheese
  6. add a dressing (the avocado dressing works great) or just whisk up olive oil, lime juice, salt and black pepper, and toss it on your salad