I have been married to a wonderful Christian man since 1976. The Lord has blessed us with two daughters and two sons. I consider each day the Lord gives me on the earth yet another chance to serve Him.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Apple Gorgonzola Salad

A yummy salad for lunch or dinner.   I really like the salad dressing on this one.  Make sure you let it sit for 1-2 hours before putting on your salad.

(serves 4)

*1/4 cup heavy whipping cream
*1/8 cup red wine vinegar
*1/8 teaspoon salt
*1/8 teaspoon black pepper
*1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
*dash of cayenne pepper
*1 medium apple, cored & cut thin
*1/2 cup gorgonzola cheese, crumbled
*1/4 cup dried cranberries
*4 cups of your favorite lettuce

~Whisk together, heavy cream, red wine vinegar, salt, pepper, cayenne pepper & garlic powder in a medium bowl.
~Add gorgonzola cheese, apple & dried cranberries, mix well.
~Cover and refrigerate for 1-2 hours.
~Divide lettuce between to plates.
~Top with apple-cheese mixture.

`add 1/4 chopped walnuts.
`substitute gorgonzola cheese with feta or bleu cheese.
`substitute dried cranberries with raisins or any dried fruit.

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