Brussels Sprouts Salad with Buttermilk Dressing

Dressing Ingredients:
  • 1/3 cup buttermilk
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 3/4 teaspoon cider vinegar
  • scant 1/2 teaspoon onion salt
  • scant 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
Salad Ingredients:
  • 4 cups shaved brussels sprouts
  • 2 cups assorted cherry/grape tomatoes
  • 1 scallion, sliced
  • 1 avocado, sliced
  • 3 slices bacon (or prosciutto), cooked crisp and chopped into bite-sized pieces
  • 1/4 cup crumbled gorgonzola cheese
-Whisk together dressing ingredients in a small bowl.  Set aside
-Assemble salad ingredients in a large, shallow bowl.  Layer the brussels sprouts on the bottom, then
 arrange rows of tomatoes, avocados and bacon (or prosciutto) on top.  Sprinkle with scallions and
 gorgonzola.  Drizzle with prepared buttermilk dressing.