Strawberry: Strawberry and Gouda Salad

posted by Mai 03-25-103 7:23 AM

Strawberry and Gouda Salad

6 cups romaine, spinach or radicchio greens
8 ounces sliced Gouda cheese
1 1/2 cups sliced juicy red strawberries
1/2 cup ready made toasted ground pecans
strawberry vinaigrette (see below)

Arrange greens on four salad plates. Arrange cheese in wedges and strawberries alternately on greens. Use 2 ounces of cheese and 1/2 cup strawberries per plate. Divide dressing between the four plates and garnish with 2 tablespoons of toasted ground pecans on top of salads.

Strawberry Vinaigrette
1/4 cup seedless strawberry jam or strawberry preserves
3/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
3/4 cup red wine, strawberry or raspberry vinegar
salt and pepper, to taste

Whisk all ingredients together in a small bowl. Place in jar with lid and chill until ready to use

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