Apple Cranberry Walnut Salad

Ingredients

Mixed baby greens

Dried cranberries

Apple

Maple-vanilla candied nuts*

Red onion

Dressing of choice (we love Trader Joe's Champagne Pear Vinaigrette)


Directions

Make the candied nuts.*

Dice apple, and thinly slice red onion.

Lay out the mixed greens on a plate, and top with remaining ingredients.




*For the candied nuts:


Ingredients

2 cups nuts (I used walnut pieces)

1/3 cup pure maple syrup

1/2 tsp. pure vanilla extract

1/8 tsp. salt


Directions

Heat a small skillet over med-high for 1 minute.

Add all ingredients.

Stir frequently until syrup is caramelized, about 3-4 minutes.

Remove from heat and let cool.




From thegardengrazer.com