Entrée Salad

Cranberry & Goat Cheese Spinach Salad

no cooking required and 5 minute prep

Prep & Cook Time: 5-10 min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Eggs, Wheat, Tree Nuts

Calories Conscious
Carb Conscious
Vegetarian
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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 5 oz. Baby Spinach
  • Info
    1 oz. Goat Cheese
  • 1 oz. Dried Cranberries
  • Info
    1 oz. Walnut Halves
  • Info
    3 fl. oz. Dijon Honey Mustard Dressing
  • Info
    1 oz. Crispy Beet Strips

Due to our just-in-time sourcing model, we may have to send you a substitute ingredient. Not to worry! We make sure every ingredient sent to you meets our high quality standards. We’ll keep you informed should a switch occur, so please check the ingredient labels in your meal bag.

  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    425
  • Carbohydrates
    28g
  • Fat
    67g
  • Protein
    7g
  • Sodium
    364mg

Recipe Steps

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F

Customize It Instructions

  • Cook protein in a medium non-stick pan over medium-high heat with 1 tsp. olive oil.

  • If using chicken breasts, pat dry and season both sides with a pinch of salt and pepper. Cook until chicken reaches minimum internal temperature, 5-7 minutes per side.

  • If using salmon fillets, pat dry, and season flesh side with a pinch of salt and pepper. Sear salmon, skin side up, until golden brown and salmon reaches minimum internal temperature, 4-6 minutes per side.

  • If using sirloin, pat dry and season both sides with a pinch of salt and pepper. Add steaks to hot pan, and cook until browned and steaks reach minimum internal temperature, 5-7 minutes per side. Rest, 3 minutes.

  • If using ribeye, pat dry and season both sides with a pinch of salt and pepper. Add steaks to hot pan and cook undisturbed until browned and steaks reach minimum internal temperature, 4-6 minutes per side. Rest, 3 minutes. Halve to serve.

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    Make the Salad

    Keep goat cheese refrigerated until use. Thoroughly rinse any fresh produce and pat dry. Combine spinach, goat cheese (crumbling if necessary), walnuts, dried cranberries, and dressing. Garnish with crispy beet strips. Bon appétit!

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