Green Bean Salad with Goat Cheese Dressing

Green Bean Salad with Goat Cheese Dressing

Serves 4

Goat cheese makes a uniquely tangy dressing for crisp-cooked green beans and sweet raw corn kernels.

Ingredients: 
  • 1 pound green beans, trimmed
  • 2 ounces crumbled fresh goat cheese
  • 1 lemon, Zest of
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons apple juice
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • 1/3 cup chopped fresh dill, divided
  • 3/4 cup fresh corn (from 1 ear corn)
  • 1 large tomato, diced
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Method: 

Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Add green beans and cook just until they turn bright green and are barely tender, about 2 minutes. Drain and cool in a bowl of ice cold water. Drain and pat dry.

To make the dressing, whisk together goat cheese, lemon zest and juice, apple juice, garlic and pepper in a small bowl. Toss green beans with half the dressing and half the dill and spread on a platter. Top with corn and tomato, drizzle with remaining dressing and sprinkle with remaining dill.

Nutritional Info: 
Per Serving:110 calories (30 from fat), 3.5g total fat, 2g saturated fat, 51mg cholesterol, 60mg sodium, 16g carbohydrate (6g dietary fiber, 6g sugar), 5g protein
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