June 12, 2018


The Olive Twist, a culinary boutique and online retailer, allows you to taste and match over 25 olive oils and 25 of Italy's finest aged balsamic vinegar condimentos to your personal palate.  We encourage you to create your own twist and enjoy the experimentation of flavor fusions.  As a bonus, our samplings are rich in antioxidants that add to our health benefits without losing the quality of flavor.

Make the salad COUNT! Power Nutrient Salad

 

Salad Ingredients

Leafy Greens

Roasted Sweet Potato - cleaned, peeled an cubed (toss with Olive Oil at 350º for 15-20 minutes)

Red Cabbage, thinly sliced

Chickpeas, rinsed and drained

Black Beans, rinsed and drained

Radish cleaned and thinly sliced

Quinoa, cooked as directed

Apple - washed, cored and thinly sliced, toss with Gravenstine Apple to slow browning

Avocado, peeled and thinly sliced

Walnuts

 

Dressing:

1 part Balsamic Vinegar of Choice (Try Neapolitan Herb)

1 part Olive OIl of choice (Lemon Olive Oil

Honey, optional

Bourbon Barrel Mustard, optional

Himalayan Salt, optional

Place clean leafy greens on plate and top with a layer of quinoa, vegetables and walnuts.  Drizzle dressing over top.

 

Begin dressings with balsamic vinegar and then slowly add the olive oil, to allow the vinaigrette to remain emulsified longer.