Homemade creamy apple and pear salad

This recipe is required to always use freshly squeezed lemon juice. Bottled lemon juice from the store will give the salad a total strange metallic or overly acidic taste, freshly squeezed lemon juice will give your salad a bright and fresh taste.

Ingredients;

For the dressing, you will need;

1/4 cup homemade mayonnaise

1/4 cup plain Greek yoghurt

2 tbsp raw honey or maple syrup

2 tbsp freshly squeezed lemon juice

1 tsp lemon zest

1 tsp apple cider vinegar

1/2 tsp crushed chilli flakes

Sea salt and ground pepper to taste, about 1/4 teaspoon each.

For the salad

2 medium Pink Lady apples

1 medium green apple

2 comice or seckel pears

1 cup seedless red grapes

4 rib celery

1/2 cup dried cranberries

1/3 cup raw pecans

1/4 cup blue cheese, crumbled.

homemade creamy apple and pear salad

homemade creamy apple and pear salad

Instructions

In a medium bowl, add all of your dressing ingredients and whisk well to combine, refrigerate until ready to use.

Slice your apples and pears into 1/2-inch cubes, halve the grapes, chop the celery, cranberries and pecans.

In a large salad bowl, add all of your prepared salad ingredients, pour in your dressing and toss well to combine everything.

homemade creamy apple and pear salad

Refrigerate for 20 minutes before serving for the best flavour.

homemade creamy apple and pear salad

homemade creamy apple and pear salad