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Richard Blais's Beet and Apple Salad With Mustard Dressing


Some might say that kale was so last year, but Richard Blais [1] isn't giving up on the lovely leafy green anytime soon (and neither are we!). In this video, the Top Chef alum shows us one of his must-make, lunchtime-ready salad that combines the aforementioned kale, raw beets, and apples with a zesty mustard-based dressing. Dig in!


Raw Beet Salad With Jicama, Apple, and Mustard Dressing

Raw Beet Salad With Jicama, Apple, and Mustard Dressing

Ingredients

For the mustard dressing:
1/4 cup plain nonfat Greek yogurt
1 teaspoon fresh ginger, grated
2 tablespoons honey or agave nectar
1/4 cup sherry vinegar
3 teaspoons yellow mustard
1 tablespoon onion, minced
1 teaspoon garlic, grated
1 teaspoon dried tarragon, chopped
1 teaspoon red hot chili peppers, minced

For the salad:
1 cup kale, thinly sliced
2 cup raw red beets, cut into matchsticks
1 cup jicama, cut into matchsticks
3/4 cup apple, cut into matchsticks
2 tablespoons cilantro, chopped
1 lime, zested

Directions

  1. Whisk together the dressing ingredients until combined.
  2. Toss together the kale, beets, jicama, apple, cilantro, and lime zest with the dressing. Serve immediately.

Source URL
http://www.popsugar.com/food/Beet-Apple-Salad-Mustard-Dressing-33482912