Warm Apple & Pistachio Spinach Salad

Total Time: 25 minutes

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 10 minutes

Servings: 6

Price per serving: $4.84

Author: Taste of Home

Source: www.tasteofhome.com

Warm Apple & Pistachio Spinach Salad


· 3 tablespoons butter· 2 cups chopped crisp apples, unpeeled (about 2 medium apples)· 1 teaspoon grated fresh gingerroot· 1 cup shelled roasted pistachios· 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard· 1 package (5 ounces) fresh baby spinach· 1 cup whole-milk ricotta cheese· 2 tablespoons honey· Coarsely ground pepper


Step 1In a large skillet, melt butter over medium-high heat. Add apples and ginger; cook and stir until apples soften and begin to caramelize, 3-5 minutes. Stir in pistachios and Dijon mustard. Reduce heat; simmer 5 minutes, stirring occasionally., Pour two-thirds of apple mixture over spinach. Add spoonfuls of ricotta cheese; top with remaining apple mixture. Drizzle with honey. Add fresh pepper to taste.