FoodReference.com
RECIPE SECTION - Over 10,000 Recipes

 

You are here > Home

RECIPESSalad Dressings pg 1 >  Cherry Walnut Vinaigrette

 

Culinary Schools & Cooking Classes
From Amateur & Basic Cooking Classes to Professional Chef Training & Degrees
More than 1,000 schools & classes listed for all 50 States, Online and Worldwide

 

FREE Magazines
and other Publications

An extensive selection of free food, beverage & agricultural magazines, e-books, etc.

CHERRY-WALNUT VINAIGRETTE

Yield: 3 cups or 24 (2-tablespoon) servings

Dried tart cherries  --  1/4 cup (1 1/2 ounces)
Shallot  -- 1 small-medium
Garlic, peeled   --  2 cloves
Fruit-flavored vinegar   --  3/4 cup
Orange juice   --  3/8 cup
Honey  -- 3 tablespoons
Walnut oil   --  1 1/2 cups

 
1. Chop cherries, shallot and garlic in a food processor; pulse until finely chopped. Add fruit-flavored vinegar, orange juice and honey; puree.

2. With food processor on, slowly add walnut oil; mix well. Season with salt and pepper to taste.


Serving suggestions:
Serve with a salad of butter lettuce, Gorgonzola cheese, crispy pancetta bits and toasted pine nuts. Garnish with dried tart cherries. Add grilled chicken for an entrée salad.

Serve with an all-red Caesar salad of red endive, shaved Parmesan cheese, garlic croutons and dried tart cherries. Add chicken for an entrée salad.

Use to dress an orzo or wild rice salad of arugula, red onion, toasted pecans and dried tart cherries. Add grilled beef or lamb for an entrée salad.

Recipe courtesy of the Cherry Marketing Institute - www.cherrymkt.org/
 

 

 

RELATED RECIPES

  Home   |   About Us & Contact   |   Recipe Index   |   Kitchen Tips   |   Cooking Contests   |   Other Links  

Please feel free to link to any pages of FoodReference.com from your website.
For permission to use any of this content please E-mail: james@foodreference.com
All contents are copyright © 1990 - 2016 James T. Ehler and www.FoodReference.com unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved.  You may copy and use portions of this website for non-commercial, personal use only.
Any other use of these materials without prior written authorization is not very nice and violates the copyright.     Please take the time to request permission.

FoodReference.com Logo

 

 

Popular Pages

 

FOOD VIDEO SECTION
Recipe Videos, BBQ & Grilling, Food Safety, Food Science, Food Festivals, Beverages, Vintage Commercials, etc.