Citrus-Avocado Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Citrus-Avocado Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

This refreshing, sunny salad will brighten your day. It’s a great accompaniment to roasted or grilled seafood, pork chops, or chicken.

Serves 4

Active time 15 minutes

Total time 15 minutes

Ingredients

For the Lemon Vinaigrette:

  • 1 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice
  • ½ Tbsp. red wine vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. minced shallot
  • 2 tsp. honey
  • 6 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste

For the Salad:

  • 1 (5-oz.) package mixed baby greens
  • 1 ruby red grapefruit, peeled and sliced into half-moons
  • 2 tangerines, peeled and sliced into rounds
  • 2 avocados, peeled, pitted, and sliced
  • 1 small English cucumber, sliced
  • ½ cup very thinly sliced red onion
  • ½ cup crumbled feta cheese

Citrus-Avocado Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Cooking instructions

  1. Make the Lemon Vinaigrette: Whisk together the lemon juice, vinegar, shallot, and honey in a small bowl. Gradually whisk in the olive oil until emulsified. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  2. Combine the greens, grapefruit, tangerines, avocado, cucumber, and onion in a serving bowl. Add desired amount of vinaigrette, and toss gently to coat. Sprinkle with feta cheese and serve immediately.
Pro Tip: The sky’s the limit when it comes to the citrus fruit you can use in this salad. Try blood oranges, cara cara oranges, mandarins, pomelos, or any others you can get your hands on!

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