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Pear Salad

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This simple Pear Salad is full of green and red leafy goodness. Perfect for all of your fall gatherings!

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Pear Salad

I love simple salads, they are so refreshing and healthy. It can be hard to make a side dish that pleases everyone and I have had no complaints with this one. You know it is good, when your teenagers keep coming back for more. If you don’t believe me, give it a try yourself!

shaving asiago cheese

Let me give you a quick tip on making perfect cheese shavings…..use a vegetable peeler. They work perfect and you can make small or large shavings!!

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Ingredients for Pear Salad

This requires simple ingredients

  • Red Leaf Lettuce
  • Romaine Lettuce or Green Leaf Lettuce
  • Ripe Pears
  • Cashews
  • Dijon Mustard
  • Olive oil
  • Green Onions
  • Balsamic Vinegar
  • Honey

Cashew Pear Salad is a simple winter salad that only requires a few ingredients but gives so much flavor!!

Pear Salad Recipe

Pear Salad Recipe

This Pear Salad is perfectly complimented with a Balsamic dressing, cashews and Asiago cheese!! 
Prep Time7 minutes
Total Time7 minutes
Course: Salad, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine: American, Comfort Food, Holidays
Keyword: Cashew Pear Salad
Servings: 6
Calories: 230kcal



  • 1/4 cup Olive Oil
  • 2 tbsp Balsamic Vinegar
  • 2 tsp Honey
  • 1 tsp Dijon Mustard
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Ground Pepper
  • 1 tbsp Chopped Green Onion

Salad Ingredients

  • 1 Head Red Leaf Lettuce
  • 1 Head Romaine Lettuce
  • 2 Ripe Pears, cubed
  • 2 oz Asiago cheese, shaved
  • 1/2 cup Unsalted Cashews


  • Combine all ingredients for dressing in a small jar with a lid and shake to combine completely. 
  • Chop washed lettuce into bite size pieces. The pear can be thinly sliced or chopped into cubes. Shave the Asiago cheese with a vegetable peeler to make thin slices. Add the cashews. 
  • Pour the dressing over the combined salad ingredients and toss to combine. 


Serving: 0g | Calories: 230kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 6mg | Sodium: 553mg | Potassium: 160mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 518IU | Vitamin C: 3mg | Calcium: 122mg | Iron: 1mg
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Pair this salad with a simple pasta or spaghetti dinner! Enjoy!!

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