This delicious salad features the classic combination of goat cheese and sweet beets.
- 4-6 medium beets
- 4 oz Ms. Natural ®*, crumbled
- 2 cups mixed baby greens
- 1/2 cup red onion, finely sliced
- 1-3 Tbs fresh chopped chives, thyme, dill and/or marjoram, optional
- 2 Tbsp minced shallot
- 1 Tbsp dijon mustard
- 1/4 cup white wine vinegar
- 1 Tbsp honey
- 1 Tbsp orange zest
- 1 tsp salt
- 1/2 tsp fresh ground pepper
- 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
- Clean beets and drizzle with extra virgin olive oil, salt and pepper. Bake in roasting pan for 1 hour at 425ºF until tender, allow to cool on roasting pan.
- Mix first 7 dressing ingredients, whisk in extra virgin olive oil and set aside.
- Remove beet skins and cut into bite-sized pieces.
- Gently toss baby greens, red onion and fresh herbs with salad dressing.
- Top dressed greens with beets and top with crumbled Ms. Natural®.
*Also try with Humboldt Fog ® and Bermuda Triangle ®.