Winter salad with pears, walnuts and gorgonzola cheese

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If you are looking for an idea for a healthy, easy and quick lunch, I would reccomend this delicious recipe for a winter salad with pears, walnuts and gorgonzola cheese. You can use your favorite type of salad such as rocket salad or baby spinach. I decided to use a mix of arugula, green and red lettuce, romaine lettuce and baby spinach. The addition of creamy gorgonzola cheese adds depth of flavor, while the pear pieces add just the right sweetness. In addition, the walnut kernels and pomegranate seeds give crunchiness. Everything is served with a vinaigrette made of extra virgin olive oil, honey, mustard, vinegar. This mix creates a perfect sweet and sour dressing for this type of salad. This salad recipe is excellent both as a rich side dish and as a single first course to serve with a piece of hot focaccia.

Winter salad with pears, walnuts and gorgonzola cheese

Easy and quick to prepare winter salad recipe with pears and walnuts. Decorated with gorgonzola cheese, pomegranate seeds and sweet and sour dressing.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Course vegetables
Cuisine vegetarian
Servings 2 persons
Calories 111 kcal



  • 100 g of mixed salad or rocket salad or baby spinach
  • 1 – 2 pears
  • 3 – 4 tablespoons of gorgonzola cheese
  • 20 walnuts
  • 1/4 – 1/2 pomegranate

Sweet and sour vinaigrette

  • 30 – 40 ml of extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar or balsamic vinegar
  • 1 large teaspoon of mustard
  • 1 teaspoon of honey


Instructions winter salad – salad with pears, walnuts and gorgonzola cheese

  • In a cup or small bowl vigorously whisk oil, mustard, apple cider vinegar or balsamic vinegar and honey. Set aside.
  • Wash and pat dry the salad of your choice. Divide it between two deep plates. Wash and dry the pears. Divide them into quarters and remove the core part. Slice them thinly and divide between plates. Add pomegranate seeds to taste and the walnut kernels. Add a few pieces of gorgonzola in a scattered way.
  • Divide the prepared vinaigrette between the two dishes. Stir and serve immediately.


The nutritional values are generated automatically for indicative purposes only and are therefore not completely accurate.


Serving: 2personsCalories: 111kcal
Keyword easy salad, gorgonzola cheese, healthy salad, nuts, pear, salad
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!

lot of love. B.

p.s. If you are looking for another quick and easy salad recipe, check out my Chickpea salad with avocado dressing (photo below).

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