Simple Salad


  • 10 ounce bag Hear of Romain (or spring mix)
  • 11 ounce can mandarin oranges
  • 1/2 cup Walnuts (can use almonds or pecans as well)
  • 1/3 cup Crumbled Bleu Cheese (optional)
  • Cranberries (optional)

Orange dressing (optional)

  • 1/4 cup frozen orange juice concentrate
  • 1/2 teaspoon orange rind
  • 1/4 cup olive oil (or vegetable oil)
  • 2 Tablespoons Agave Syrup (Optional)
  • 1 Tablespoon vinegar (apple cider)
  • 1/2 Tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon poppyseeds
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


  • Add the salad mix, oranges, walnuts, blue cheese, and (optional ingredients) to a large bowl. 
  • Add the orange juice, orange rind, olive oil, agave, vinegar, lemon juice, and salt to a mason jar. Shake until well combined. Add the poppyseeds and shake just before serving. Then pour over the salad. Toss until combined.