Salads

California Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette Dressing

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As soon as it starts getting warmer outside, all I want to eat are fresh sides! Forget the potatoes and gravy - I want something that's not going to weight me down in the heat! This California Salad is a copycat of one I had at The Melting Pot Restaurant in Salt Lake City. It's a perfect combination of leafy, crunchy, and tangy. It goes great as a side, an appetizer, or even as your main dish (I've been eating it for lunch for the past few weeks!).

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1 bag of mixed baby salad greens
1 cup of grape tomatoes
gorgonzola cheese to taste
candied pecans
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
10 oz jar of seedless raspberry jam
1 cup seasoned rice vinegar
Toss baby salad greens, tomatoes, cheese, and pecans together and set aside. Blend the olive oil, jam, and rice vinegar together (either in a blender or food processor) until completely combined. Pour...
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Nutritions

Calories
92

Sodium
6mg
0% DV

Fat
11g
16% DV

Protein
1g
2% DV

Carbs
1g
0% DV

Fiber
1g
5% DV

Marinated Taro Root

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A marinated snack that can be used to replace late night bad habit cravings!

8 small taro roots
water
salt
1 cup yogurt, mixed with enough water to submerge roots (add salt)
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  1. Wash the taro roots well.
  2. Slightly cut a slit into each root, but not big enough to split the root into two pieces. This will allow the water and marinade to go into the taro root

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Nutritions

Calories
103

Sodium
946mg
39% DV

Fat
1g
2% DV

Protein
7g
14% DV

Carbs
17g
5% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV
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