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Apple Brie Salad

This Apple Brie Salad is a show-stopper! Plus, it's quick, easy, sweet + savory. You and your guests will love the contrasting flavors and textures. 

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5.5 ounces mixed greens 2 honeycrisp apples ½ cup candied pecans ½ cup dried cranberries 8 ounces brie cheese Dressing ⅓ cup olive oil ¼ cup apricot preserves 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar ½ teaspoon dijon mustard ¼ teaspoon salt ⅛ teaspoon ground pepper

Prep Ingredients 


Slice apples thinly either using a knife or a mandolin slicer. Also, cut brie into 8 equal wedges. If you are making homemade candied pecans or nuts, make those now as well.

Make Dressing


In a small food processor or handheld blender, add in all ingredients and blend for at least 30 seconds until dressing has been blended together.

Assemble Salad


On a platter or in a large bowl, add in mixed greens, sliced apples, candied pecans, dried cranberries and brie. Serve dressing on the side.