Recipes, Salad/Salad Dressing

Summer Night Salad

Summer Night Salad - greens, fresh blueberries and beets, goat cheese and pistachios are combined into a tasty salad, perfect for a summer night. Summer nights are the best. The day cools down, the sun starts to set and there is just a magical glow that gives me all the feels. For whatever reason, this salad reminds me of a summer night. Fresh and colorful, with a twinkling of twilight…a Summer Night Salad.

To get the full effect of this deliciousness, you need to use Trader Joe’s Blueberry and Vanilla Chevre Cheese. SO. DANG. GOOD. And not to mention it’s stunning to look at. If you don’t have the luxury of a nearby TJ’s, any old goat cheese will do. But if you can get your hands on some of this blueberry chevre, do it!

Summer Night Salad - greens, fresh blueberries and beets, goat cheese and pistachios are combined into a tasty salad, perfect for a summer night. As far as the dressing goes, you can just use your fave store-bought balsamic, or make your own! Either way, I’d highly recommend drizzling the whole thing with some balsamic glaze (which is LIFE, btw.)

We hope you love this Summer Night Salad! And we hope you soak in every minute of summer. It’s always over too soon.

Summer Night Salad

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4-6

Ingredients

  • 2 cups spinach
  • 2 cups arugula
  • 3 oz. goat cheese (We used Trader Joe's Blueberry Vanilla Chevre. To die for.)
  • 1/4 cup crushed pistachios
  • 1/2 cup fresh blueberries
  • 3 cooked beets, sliced
  • 1 apple, sliced
  • Favorite store-bought balsamic dressing or homemade balsamic dressing
  • Balsamic glaze, if desired

Instructions

  1. Assemble the salad and top with balsamic dressing and glaze, if desired.
https://www.kiwiandcarrot.com/summer-night-salad/

Need some more ideas for a summer night menu? Try out these Perfect Burgers and Chili and Lime Grilled Corn!

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