"A nickel will get you on the subway, but garlic will get you a seat."--Old New York Proverb

Pear and Blue Cheese Salad Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


Pear and Blue Cheese Salad image


This recipe for Pear and Blue Cheese Salad, by , is from Hill Family Fav's, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Sandra Fowler-Hill


2 heads Romaine lettuce
2 red pears, thinly sliced
2 green pears, thinly sliced
c. crumbled blue cheese
candied pecans or walnuts
dried cranberries

Cider vinaigrette:
c. olive oil
2 tbsp. cider vinegar
1 tsp. Dijon mustard
tsp. salt
tsp. pepper

Shake all ingredients for Cinder Vinaigrette in a tightly covered container.
Arrange romaine leaves on 8 salad plates.
Divide red and green pear slices evenly among plates.
Top each salad with 1 tbsp. blue cheese.
Drizzle each salad with 2 tbsp. vinaigrette,
Sprinkle each salad with candied pecans and dried cranberries.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8 servings




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 1,500,000 in our family cookbooks!