Pear Vinaigrette

 

Seasonal fruit vinaigrettes are a great way to enhance and add variety to your favorite salads and marinades. Skill Level: Beginner. Serving Size: 2-4 pear slices + ~1 Tbsp. of vinaigrette 
Course Condiment
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 120kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 fresh pears, core removed, sliced very thin
  • ¼ cup champagne vinegar
  • 2/3 cup olive oil
  • 2 tsp. 100% pure maple syrup
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Place pears in large mason jar or sealable container of choice.
  • Pour remaining ingredients over pears. Seal tightly with lid.
  • Shake all ingredients until everything has combined.
  • Allow pears to sit in vinaigrette for at least 10 minutes prior to serving. 
  • Remove a few pear slices with dressing to use for whatever your heart desires.
  • Use within 1-2 days as the pears will break down.

Notes

Nutrition Information: Pears are high in flavonoids, which are important compounds for keeping your cells healthy. If you would like to make this dressing last a little bit longer, you can puree the mixture (pears included) and use it as a creamy dressing instead of a vinaigrette. Gluten-free, nut free, dairy free.
  • Calories: 120
  • Fat: 12 g
  • Protein: 0 g
  • Carbohydrates: 4 g
  • Fiber: 0 g
  • Added Sugar: 1 g
  • Sodium: 40 mg