Roasted Cherry and Feta Salad

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Roasted Cherry and Feta Salad

This Roasted Cherry and Feta Salad is the perfect combination of fruit, cheese, and veggies, for the ultimate refreshing summer salad.  

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  • 2-4Servings

Ingredients

Roasted Cherries

  • 1 cup fresh or frozen cherries, pitted
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cornstarch

Dressing

  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • ¼ cup balsamic vinegar
  • ¾ cup olive oil
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

Salad

  • 1 bag fresh spinach
  • ½ red onion, thinly sliced
  • ¼ cup sliced almonds
  • ¼ cup crumbled feta cheese

Preparation

1. Preheat oven to 400°F.Combine cherries with sugar and cornstarch and toss until evenly coated. Spread in an even layer on a baking sheet. Roast for 30-45 minutes until juices are thick and bubbly. Stir at 10-15 minute intervals. Place in fridge to cool completely.

2. Whisk the honey, lemon juice, salt, pepper, and balsamic vinegar in a small bowl. Slowly drizzle olive oil and whisk until dressing emulsifies and thickens.

3. Assemble salad by placing spinach in a large bowl or on platter. Top with red onion, roasted cherries, almonds, and crumbled feta. 

Recipe published in JOY of KOSHER with Jamie Geller Magazine Summer 2014 SUBSCRIBE NOW

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