California Cherry and Walnut Salad


A simple light and sweet salad with goat cheese, dried cherries and walnuts. This dish reminds me of being on the beach.

Prep Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
10 mins
4 salads


  • 1 (10 ounce) bag mixed salad greens

  • ¼ cup raspberry vinaigrette

  • ¼ cup walnut pieces

  • 2 tablespoons dried tart cherries

  • 4 ounces goat cheese, sliced

  • ¼ pound cooked chicken breast strips


  1. Toss the salad greens, raspberry vinaigrette, walnut pieces, and dried cherries together in a large bowl. Divide the salad into individual salad bowls or plates. Garnish each salad with two slices of goat cheese and a few strips of chicken breast.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

254 Calories
16g Fat
13g Carbs
17g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 254
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 16g 20%
Saturated Fat 7g 35%
Cholesterol 44mg 15%
Sodium 401mg 17%
Total Carbohydrate 13g 5%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Total Sugars 11g
Protein 17g
Vitamin C 15mg 75%
Calcium 140mg 11%
Iron 2mg 11%
Potassium 417mg 9%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.