Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Apple Poppyseed Salad



We've been making quite a few salads these last few weeks...perhaps to savor the last few weeks of warm weather!  Also...all of those warm comfort foods are starting to creep onto the Pinterest boards {hello Pumpkin Spiced Lattes!}, so I need to resist the urge as long as possible!  One nice thing about this time of year is that apples are at their peak, so it's a great excuse to make this salad!

I love the flavors and texture in this salad.  The apples and dressing are sweet and yet the peppers and gorgonzola add a tang.  Here are the ingredients:  

Apples
Avocado
Tomatoes
Green Bell Peppers
Cucumber
Mixed Greens
Gorgonzola Cheese
Almond Slivers
Poppyseed Dressing

You can also add red onion, but I've pretty much sworn them off since the pregnancy!  ;)

Fall technically doesn't begin until the 22nd, so I'll be hanging on as long as I can to these last days of summer!  How about you?

xo natasha

Linked to: Tasty Tuesdays

13 comments:

  1. That sounds and looks amazing! I need to start bringing some more filling salads to work for lunch.

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  2. looks delish!

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  3. Yummy! I'll have to make this :) Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Yum! I love love everything in this salad! Thanks for sharing.

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  5. Looks scrumptious. Loved seeing Ethan's ten week wrap up. He is getting so big. I want to catch up and hear all about your trip {did you find cute dresses for the whole nursing thing? that was always a challenge}.

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  6. Especially scrumptious in the warm weather. Salads are always such a good dinner or lunch option!

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  7. This looks delicious! Definitely need to try it soon :) And I am trying my best to fight the urge to start baking again because I know once it starts snowing here that's all I'm going to want to do! xoxo

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  8. It looks so yummy and so pretty. Love poppyseed dressing!

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  9. ohh looks good! I'll have to try it, thx! And ps.. I found you through Keep Calm's Tahoe post.. I love Tahoe..it's our home away from home! One day we'll retire there :)

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  10. Love all the salad recipes you have been posting. I am trying to lose 5lbs I gained while overconsuming all summer so this is perfect!

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  11. This looks very yummy and healthy. I love trying out new salads and it's perfect for our warm weather we've been having. The tail end of summer....Hope you and the baby are doing well. It's always so fun to see little Ethan's updates.

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