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Radicchio Wedge Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing and Walnut Crumble

Serves 4.

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    Radicchio Wedge Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing and Walnut Crumble

    Wedge salads have come and gone, but we’re bringing them back in style, this time with a contemporary, colourful twist. Instead of cloying blue cheese dressing, a gently sweet honey mustard dressing drapes overtop boats of radicchio. A dukkah-inspired walnut crumble adds requisite crunch in lieu of croutons and bacon bits.

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    Radicchio Wedge Salad with Honey Mustard Dressing and Walnut Crumble

    Ingredients

    • 1/2 cup (125 mL) raw walnut pieces
    • 1/4 cup (60 mL) sesame seeds
    • 1 Tbsp (15 mL) whole coriander seeds
    • 1/4 tsp (1 mL) ground black pepper
    • 1/2 cup (125 mL) plain yogurt
    • 2 Tbsp (30 mL) lemon juice
    • 2 Tbsp (30 mL) tahini
    • 1 Tbsp (15 mL) Dijon mustard
    • 1 Tbsp (15 mL) honey
    • 1/4 tsp (1 mL) salt
    • 2 heads radicchio, quartered

    Nutrition

    Per serving:

    • calories245
    • protein7g
    • fat19g
      • saturated fat3g
      • trans fat0g
    • carbohydrates15g
      • sugars7g
      • fibre4g
    • sodium269mg

    Directions

    01

    For crumble, in mortar and pestle or food processor, crush or pulse walnuts, sesame, coriander, and pepper to a medium-fine grind (leave some texture). Add mixture to dry skillet and toast over medium heat, stirring almost constantly, for 4 to 6 minutes, until fragrant and medium-brown in colour. Use immediately, or cool and store in airtight container in refrigerator for up to 3 months.

    02

    For dressing, in medium bowl, whisk yogurt, lemon juice, tahini, mustard, honey, and salt.

    03

    To serve, add 2 radicchio wedges to each serving plate, drizzle dressing on top, and sprinkle with crumble.

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