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 & Pistachio Salad

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



  • 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


  • 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


  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*
Fat 23g35%
Saturated Fat 6g38%
Cholesterol 22mg7%
Sodium 191mg8%
Potassium 354mg10%
Carbohydrates 12g4%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 9g18%
Vitamin A 2685IU54%
Vitamin C 4.5mg5%
Calcium 75mg8%
Iron 1.4mg8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.



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