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Outrageously Good Holiday Salad

Outrageously Good Holiday Salad

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'Outrageously Good?' I'm not kidding. So simple to make, but the combination of ingredients makes it sophisticated. The mix of tangy grapefruit, sweet poppy seed dressing, buttery smooth avocados and Swiss cheese is incredible.

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  • Calories:
  • 470 kcal
  • 24%
  • Fat:
  • 31.9 g
  • 49%
  • Carbs:
  • 36.4g
  • 12%
  • Protein:
  • 11.6 g
  • 23%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 37 mg
  • 12%
  • Sodium:
  • 288 mg
  • 12%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

Directions

  1. Drain off excess juice from grapefruit sections; gently mix the grapefruit sections with the salad greens, green onions, avocados, and Swiss cheese. Toss with dressing just before serving.
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Dianne
20
12/28/2011

Loved this! I looked at the ingredients of this salad and my mouth started watering. It's great for the holidays because grapefruit is so delicious this time of year. To avoid the bitterness of the pith and membrane, I just cut the grapefruit in half and scoop out the flesh. If you don't like grapefruit, this is also good with craisins. I do like something a little crunchy in my salads, so I added some cashews. I used the "Poppy Seed Dressing I" recipe from this site.

wjayhawk
10
1/3/2012

Would like to see a homemade dressing. I'm not a fan of bottled dressings.

MIHAELA
7
11/21/2011

The grapefruit skins give it a bitter taste in each bite. This hasn't worked out for us at all.