A large bowl filled with leafy green salad is a great way to brighten up a drab dining table. Celery and apple add crunch, while shaved parmesan gives a smooth and salty bite. The classic cider shallot vinaigrette is mild, making this salad good for a potluck or holiday dinner. It pairs with a variety of things from hearty lasagna to oysters to steak and potatoes. Get the versatile recipe now,
1 small head escarole, torn into bite-sized pieces
2 Belgian endive, leaves separated
2 celery stalks, cut on the diagonal into thin slices
1 Granny Smith apple, halved cored and thinly sliced
Shaved Parmigiano Reggiano, for garnish
2 tablespoons cider vinegar
2 tablespoons white wine vinegar
1/2 shallot, finely diced
1/2 cup olive oil
Salt and freshly ground pepper
- Combine greens, celery, apples, and cheese in a large bowl.
- Whisk together both vinegars and the shallot. Slowly whisk in the oil, and season with salt and pepper.
- Toss the salad ingredients with some of the vinaigrette.