Apple Salad with Romaine and Arugula

This salad is full of good-for-you greens and delicious, crunchy apples. For easy, fast prep, rinse romaine leaves; dry and wrap in paper towels and store in a plastic bag up to a day ahead. Mix dressing up to three days ahead, and refrigerate until ready to use; whisk before tossing with apples. Chop leaves at serving time.

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Total Time: 25 minutes
Level: Easy
Serves: 16


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Good Galas

These early season apples are immensely popular. Gala apples ranked at number 2 in 2006 on the US Apple Association’s list of most popular apples. They are sweet and aromatic, with a size that fits nicely into a child’s hands. It can be added in salads, or cooked, and is especially suitable for creating sauces. And if a Gala apple reminds you somewhat of a Gold Delicious – it should – they are related!

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A superb dessert apple that is excellent for fresh eating and baking.

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