Goat’s Cheese, Beetroot and Walnut Salad

This salad will satisfy your hunger while introducing a whole new world of taste possibilities. The goat’s cheese mixes well with the beetroot and the walnuts add some great texture to the meal. It is something that you could eat for lunch, serve as a side dish at a dinner party, or simply eat as a snack while you are playing partypoker or watching a film. This recipe will not take long to make as there is no cooking involved, so read on for a simple, tasty idea that will leave you feeling healthy and positive.

Ingredients:

50g goat’s cheese
2 chopped, cooked beetroot
2 tbsp walnuts
1 large handful lettuce leaves
1 handful fresh p
arsley
1 tbsp olive oil
1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
1 tbsp honey

Method:

Chop the walnuts into small pieces, crumble the goat’s cheese and roughly chop the parsley.
Wash the lettuce leaves and rip roughly in half.
Place the lettuce leaves in a large bowl.
Top with the walnuts, beetroot, goat’s cheese and parsley.
In a small bowl, mix the olive oil, balsamic vinegar and honey together.
Pour this dressing over the salad and serve.

´╗┐This dish can be varied in many ways. For example, you could use chopped apples instead of beetroot and you could warm up the goat’s cheese to make the dish more decadent. To do this, you will need a whole goat’s cheese with the rind intact. Place it on a baking tray and drizzle with olive oil. Bake it in the oven for about 6 minutes so that it becomes soft inside. However you choose to make this salad, it will leaving you feeling healthy yet satisfied and it is an impressive dish to serve up to others.

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