Baby Arugula, Avocado, Beet and Goat Cheese Salad

Ingredients

1 clove garlic, minced
1 tablespoon agave nectar
Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
6 mediums cooked beets
6 cups baby arugula, roughly torn
1/2 cup almonds, toasted then coarsely chopped
1 avocado, pitted and cubed
3 ounces goat cheese, coarsely crumbled

Preparation

1
Whisk together vinegar, garilic, and agave nectar in a bowl, then whisk in the oil slowly to make a vinaigrette. Season to taste with salt and pepper. If using raw beets, quarter and toss in the vinaigrette and roast until cooked and gently caramelized, about 15 minutes.
2
Toss arugula, almonds, cranberries, and cooked beets in remaining vinaigrette. Arrange on plates, top with avocado and crumbled goat cheese, and serve.

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I never used to be a fan of beets until I tried a similar recipe in a local restaurant. Now I love em!

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