Apple, Nut & Cheese Salad with Apple Vinaigrette

  • Author: Aggie's Kitchen
  • Category: Salad


For the Salad

  • Greens (mixed greens, romaine, spinach)
  • Sliced Apples (fuji or granny smith)
  • Cheese (cubed cheddar or crumbled gorgonzola)
  • Nuts (toasted pecans, almonds or walnuts)
  • sliced red onion and tomatoes

For the Vinaigrette

  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons apple juice
  • 1 teaspoon minced shallot (or sweet onion)
  • 1 teaspoon minced apple
  • salt and pepper


  1. Combine ingredients in jar or container and shake well. Adjust to taste (I don’t like a lot of oil in my dressings, you may want to add more to your liking).