Super Simple Berry Good Salad

  • Yield 6 servings

Who can resist a salad topped with fresh spring berries and creamy goat cheese?

Teresa Blackburn


1/2 pint fresh strawberries, sliced
1/2 pint fresh blackberries
10 ounces spring salad mix
4 ounces goat cheese, crumbled
1 large shallot, thinly sliced
1 ounce each dried cranberries, dried raspberries and chopped walnuts
2 pinches coarse black pepper
6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
2 tablespoons red or white wine vinegar
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper


  1. Combine all ingredients except salt, pepper and vinaigrette in a large salad bowl. Just before serving, add vinaigrette and toss well.

Note: Add some grilled chicken to make a wonderful meal salad.