Chicken Pear Salad with Blue Cheese

Pears and blue cheese are a perfect tasting pair – this impressively quick and colorful main dish salad can be dressed up with walnuts and additional blue cheese.

Serves

4
Prep Time
10 min.

Pears and blue cheese are a perfect tasting pair – this impressively quick and colorful main dish salad can be dressed up with walnuts and additional blue cheese.

Ingredients

6 cups mixed salad greens [or chopped Romaine]

½ cup bottled reduced-fat or regular blue cheese salad dressing

1¼ cups sliced cooked chicken

1 yellow or green bell pepper, thinly sliced

1 can (15oz.) Del Monte® Lite Sliced Pears, drained

chopped walnuts, toasted, optional

¼ cup (1oz.) crumbled blue cheese, optional

Coarsely ground black pepper, optional

Directions
  1. Arrange greens equally on 4 dinner plates.
  2. Spoon equal amounts of dressing evenly over greens.
  3. Top with chicken, bell pepper and pears. Sprinkle evenly with walnuts, blue cheese and black pepper, if desired.
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