Rocket, pear, walnut and blue cheese salad

Prep: 5 mins
Rocket, pear, walnut and blue cheese salad
This delicious salad mixes the sweetness of pears with salty blue cheese. Perfect as a starter for a special occasion. 

For the dressing:

2 tsp honey

4 tbsp extra virgin olive oil

1 tbsp white wine vinegar

For the salad:

2 ripe but firm pears

300g rocket leaves

100g blue cheese (e.g. cashel blue), crumbled

50g walnuts

Combine honey, white wine vinegar and olive oil

Remove the core from the pears, slice thinly, leaving the skin on. Place pears in a bowl and pour the dressing over.

Arrange rocket, walnuts and blue cheese on a plate and then scatter the salad with the pears and dressing.


Preparation Time
5 minutes

Main ingredients
Fruit, Cheese, Vegetables

Recipe Type
Starters, Easy, Healthy, Quick Meals, Salads

Special Info
Gluten free, Egg free, Vegetarian

Level of Difficulty

For a gluten free version make sure to use a cheese that is gluten free

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