Fall Flavors – Sweet Potato, Apple & Pear Salad

Fall has arrived and with it comes fabulous flavors that bring the season to the forefront of your taste buds. This week we’ve created a recipe that capitalizes on the produce that will be delivered in our Large CSA produce box.  CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture and we are happy to provide the freshest produce to our clients!

The sweet potatoes, apples and pears are signature flavors of the season and when combined they fully encompass the taste of the season in one bite!

Sweet Potato, Apple and Pear Salad with Cinnamon Dressing

fall salad

1 Sweet Potato, Peeled and Diced
1 Gala Apple, Diced
1 Bartlett Pear, Diced
2 Ribs of Celery, thinly sliced
1/3 Cup Dried Cranberries
¼ Teaspoon of Salt
1 Tablespoon Celery Leaves, garnish
Cinnamon Dressing

Start by steaming the sweet potatoes until they are fork tender. Set aside and let cool while you prepare the apple, pear and celery.  Combine all ingredients in a bowl with 2 Tablespoons cinnamon dressing and toss to combine. Taste and adjust seasoning if needed. Garnish with the chopped celery leaves. Serve and enjoy! (Serves 2-4)

Cinnamon Dressing

1 Tablespoon Olive Oil
1 Tablespoon of Apple Cider Vinegar
1 Teaspoon Brown Sugar
1/8 Teaspoon of Cinnamon
Pinch of Salt and Pepper

Combine all ingredients in a small jar and shake to combine.

Seasonal recipes will be created weekly to go along with our produce box deliveries.  If you decided to try this recipe, we’d love your feedback!

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