Apple and Walnut Salad


We had a fun time apple picking the other day and came home with a huge bag of yummy golden delicious and cortland apples. Having fresh picked apples helped inspire me to make up a tasty apple salad. This is an easy salad that is hearty, with lots of veggies and fruits. YUM!

Apple & Walnut Salad

Ingredients:

  • 1 bag of mixed greens

  • 2-3 apples–halved, cored and thinly sliced lengthwise

  • 2 ribs celery, thinly sliced crosswise

  • 1 cup seedless grapes, halved

  • 1 cup toasted walnuts, chopped

  • 2 Tbslp. apple cider vinegar

  • 1/4 cup EVOO

  • Salt and pepper

  • 1 tspn. Dijon mustard (optional)

Whisk together in salad bowl the vinegar, dijon mustard, salt and pepper. Pour in the EVOO slowly and whisking constantly. Add apples, celery, grapes to dressing and coat. Add the greens and walnuts and toss; season with salt and pepper.