Fruit and Gorgonzola Salad, 7/24/13 - KATV - Breaking News, Weather and Razorback Sports

Fruit and Gorgonzola Salad, 7/24/13

Posted: Updated:

Michael Lanari

Kitchen & Bath Concepts

 

Ingredients

  • 3 ounces thinly sliced prosciutto
  • 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons sherry vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 2 peaches, pitted and sliced 1/2-inch thick
  • 2 plums, pitted and sliced 1/2-inch thick
  • 1/4 cup thinly sliced red onion
  • 8 cups torn mixed salad greens
  • 2 to 3 ounces crumbled gorgonzola (or other blue cheese)
  • 4 slices Italian bread

Directions

Cut or tear the prosciutto into bite-size pieces. Place a large skillet over medium-high heat; add 1 tablespoon olive oil. Add the prosciutto in a single layer (you may need to do this in two batches); cook, turning occasionally, until crisp, about 1 minute per side. Drain on a paper-towel-lined plate.

Add the remaining 2 tablespoons olive oil to the skillet over medium-high heat. Whisk the vinegar, mustard, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and pepper to taste into the oil to make a smooth dressing. Add the peaches, plums and red onion to the skillet; toss to coat and wilt the onion slightly. Transfer the mixture to a large serving bowl.

Add the greens and half of the gorgonzola to the bowl; toss to coat with the dressing. Divide the salad among plates; top with the crisp prosciutto and the remaining gorgonzola. Serve with the bread.

  • Side DishesMore>>

  • Arkansas Tomato Salad, 7/24/14

    Arkansas Tomato Salad, 7/24/14

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:44:05 GMT
    Chef Stephen Burrow1 jar pesto5 16/20 shrimp1 c balsamic vinegar½ c sorghum molasses3 Arkansas Heirloom Tomatoes4 large leaves of basil4 oz fresh mozzarellaExtra Virgin Olive OilMaldon Sea SaltCrack Black PepperPeel and de-vein shrimp; toss with pesto.Saute shrimp in medium to high heat sauté pan with olive oil until flesh is slightly pink.Place balsamic vinegar in small saucepan over high heat, reduce by half. Remove from heat, whisk in sorghum molasses. Set aside.Cut tomatoes into large chu...More >>
    Chef Stephen Burrow1 jar pesto5 16/20 shrimp1 c balsamic vinegar½ c sorghum molasses3 Arkansas Heirloom Tomatoes4 large leaves of basil4 oz fresh mozzarellaExtra Virgin Olive OilMaldon Sea SaltCrack Black PepperPeel and de-vein shrimp; toss with pesto.Saute shrimp in medium to high heat sauté pan with olive oil until flesh is slightly pink.Place balsamic vinegar in small saucepan over high heat, reduce by half. Remove from heat, whisk in sorghum molasses. Set aside.Cut tomatoes into large chu...More >>
  • Deviled Egg & Macaroni Salad, 7/2/14

    Deviled Egg & Macaroni Salad, 7/2/14

    Monday, July 7 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-07-07 19:28:17 GMT
    Gary Duke, Alley OopsMore >>
    Gary Duke, Alley Oops
    More >>
  • Marc Haynes' Loaded Creamed Potatoes

    Marc Haynes' Loaded Creamed Potatoes

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:59:06 GMT
    Ingredients
    6 pounds Idaho potatoes, peeled and quartered
    Salt
    2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper
    1/2 cup butter
    1 (6 ounce) carton sour cream
    More >>
    Ingredients
    6 pounds Idaho potatoes, peeled and quartered
    Salt
    2 teaspoons freshly ground black pepper
    1/2 cup butter
    1 (6 ounce) carton sour cream
    More >>