Apple, Brie, and Pistachio Tossed Salad Recipe

Apple, Brie, and Pistachio Tossed Salad is a super easy stress-free side dish for everyday and special occasions. Creamy brie paired with crispy apple and greens with salty pistachios is just so good. Salad heaven.

Apple, Brie, and Pistachio Tossed Salad

Apple Brie & Pistachio Salad

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 8
Calories: 291 kcal
Author: Kelly D
The warm honey brie with the salty pistachios and cranberry orange dressing is truly decadent.
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Ingredients

Salad

  • 1 Granny Smith Apple diced
  • 3/4 c. brie warm
  • 3/4 c. salted pistachios shelled
  • 8 large Romaine leaves washed, dried and torn
  • chopped red onion to taste

Dressing:

  • 1/4 c. olive oil
  • 1/4 c. champagne vinegar
  • 1 T finely chopped mint
  • 1 t. salt
  • 1 T orange juice
  • 1 T honey

Instructions

  1. Let brie reach room temperature.

  2. Warm in a 300 degree F oven for 5 minutes

  3. Tear the lettuce leaves and mix together with apple, cheese, and nuts in a large bowl. In a jar or small bowl, whisk together the dressing ingredients. Pour over salad and toss.

Recipe Notes

Warming the brie is optional but warmed brie is extra creamy and pairs exceptionally well with crispy apples and greens.  The honey orange dressing pairs perfectly.

Nutrition Facts
Apple Brie & Pistachio Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 291 Calories from Fat 207
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 23g 35%
Saturated Fat 6g 30%
Cholesterol 22mg 7%
Sodium 191mg 8%
Potassium 354mg 10%
Total Carbohydrates 12g 4%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 6g
Protein 9g 18%
Vitamin A 53.7%
Vitamin C 5.4%
Calcium 7.5%
Iron 7.5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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