Honey Smoked Salmon Mandarin Orange Almondine (5 Superfood) Salad

This meal packs a punch — 5 punches to be exact. Loaded with spinach, Honey Smoked Salmon, oranges, almonds and tomatoes, this salad is a veritable layer cake of health benefits, with the added bonus of being sinfully tasty.

Serves 4

Ingredients:

  • 8 oz Honey Smoked Salmon
  • 12 oz romaine and iceberg lettuce mix
  • 4 oz baby spinach
  • 1/2 cup small diced tomatoes (peeled and seeded)
  • 1/2 cup small pieces mandarin oranges
  • 1/2 cup sun-dried cranberries
  • 2 oz cojack (colby and jack ) cheese, coarsely grated
  • 2 oz toasted almonds (sliced or slivered)
  • 1/2 cup fresh blueberries (optional)
  • 1 cup berry ranch dressing (store bought)

Dressing Ingredients:

  • 2/3 cup ranch dressing
  • 1/3 cup raspberry vinaigrette

Directions:

Mix dressings together, blend thoroughly and set aside. Flake Honey Smoked Salmon into 4 equal, 2 oz portions and set aside. In a large salad bowl, add all lettuce, tomatoes, oranges, cranberries, cheese and almonds. Toss gently with berry ranch and arrange on serving plates. Top with reserved Honey Smoked Salmon and blueberries. Serve immediately.