• Strawberry + Avocado & Rocket salad w/ caramelised pecans
  • Strawberry + Avocado & Rocket salad w/ caramelised pecans
  • Strawberry + Avocado & Rocket salad w/ caramelised pecans
  • Strawberry + Avocado & Rocket salad w/ caramelised pecans

Strawberry + Avocado & Rocket salad w/ caramelised pecans

This seasonal & fresh salad is a must make for all of your Summer celebrations! Sweet strawberries, peppery rocket, creamy avocado & crunchy pecans provide for an amazing festive flavour combination. Your guests are going to love you.
Despite this salad being light & fresh, the pecans and avocado add a boost of heartiness and healthy fats. The perfect accompaniment to any summertime BBQ, or just on its own as a light dinner!
It’s not only super healthy & tasty, but incredibly simple. Requiring just 20 minutes of prep time and containing 10 ingredients. There are no excuses not to give this one a go this holiday season!
 
This salad serves 4 but can easily be doubled.

Ingredients:

Caramelised pecans;

70g pecan pieces

2 tsp coconut oil

1 tbsp coconut sugar

Pinch of sea salt & cinnamon

Dressing;

2 tbsp olive oil

1 tbsp Apple cider vinegar

1 teaspoon lemon juice

2 tsp honey

Salad

150g rocket

200g strawberries

Method:

Preheat oven to 180 degrees and place pecans on baking paper. Roast for 8 minutes. Add coconut oil, coconut sugar, sea salt & cinnamon to a small mixing bowl and whisk to combine. Remove toasted pecans from oven and toss with caramel mixture. Spread back onto your baking paper and toast for another 4 minutes. Remove from oven and allow to cool. In the same mixing bowl as your caramel mixture, whisk together the dressing

 

Salad: Add rocket, sliced strawberries and most of the caramelised pecans to a mixing bowl and top with 2 tbsp of your dressing. Toss to combine. Plate the salad and garnish with remaining pecans. Drizzle the remaining of your dressing over the salad.

 

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