Green Salad with Pomegranate Vinaigrette and Goat Cheese Garnish
4 cups mixed lettuce greens
¼ cup (60mL) pomegranate seeds*
2 ounces (56g) soft goat cheese, crumbled
½ cup (125mL) boiling water
6 Bigelow Pomegranate Pizzazz® Herb Tea Bags
1/3 cup (80mL) red wine vinegar
1/3 cup (80mL) olive oil
2 teaspoons (30mL) grated shallots
1 teaspoon (5mL) sugar - to taste
Salt and pepper to taste
Make this vinaigrette by infusing water with 6 Bigelow Pomegranate Pizzazz® Herb Tea Bags for 10 minutes. Remove tea bags. Combine vinegar, olive oil and shallots together. Add sugar, salt and pepper to taste.
Arrange a cup of mixed greens on 4 individual plates, garnish with pomegranate seeds and goat cheese, drizzle with Pomegranate Vinaigrette. Serve immediately.
*If pomegranate seeds are not available substitute sun-dried cranberries