Apple-Walnut Salad with Cranberry Vinaigrette

Looking for a delicious fruit salad recipe? Then check out this apple salad served with cranberry vinaigrette - ready in just 20 minutes!

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 20 min
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 8

Ingredients

Cranberry Vinaigrette

1/2
cup jellied cranberry sauce (from 14-oz can)
1/4
cup olive oil
2
tablespoons sugar
1
tablespoon grated orange peel
2
tablespoons white vinegar
2
tablespoons fresh orange juice
1/4
teaspoon salt

Salad

2
medium apples, cut into bite-size pieces (such as Gala or Braeburn)
3
medium stalks celery, sliced
3/4
cup dried sweetened cranberries
8
Bibb lettuce leaves
3/4
cup cubed Brie cheese
1/2
cup chopped walnuts, toasted*
  • 1 In blender or food processor, place vinaigrette ingredients. Cover; blend or process 15 to 20 seconds or until smooth. Pour into 2-cup liquid measuring cup. Cover and refrigerate up to 2 days. Let stand at room temperature about 1 hour before serving.
  • 2 In large bowl, stir together apples, celery and cranberries. Divide evenly among 8 lettuce-lined salad plates. Top each salad with cheese and walnuts. Serve with vinaigrette.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    270
    (
    Calories from Fat
    140),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    16g
    16%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    15mg
    15%;
    Sodium
    180mg
    180%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    28g
    28%
    (Dietary Fiber
    3g
    3%
      Sugars
    23g
    23%
    ),
    Protein
    4g
    4%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    8%;
    Vitamin C
    10%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    4%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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