The Most Perfect Fall/Winter Salad:


The Most Perfect Fall/Winter Salad:

I would make this. Again. And again. AND AGAIN. This salad is soo perfect for anytime of day, really. Highly customizable, but this combonitation in particular will catch you addicted in a heartbeat!

Check out this recipe below! 🙂

The Most Perfect Fall/Winter Salad w/ Balsamic Dressing


  • 5 cups kale
  • 1/4 of 1 butternut squash, sliced & steamed 
  • 1 pomegranate, deseeded
  • 1/2 cup almonds
  • 1 tsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 3 tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 2 1/2 tbs EVOO 
  • 1 tsp agave nectar (or preferred sweetener)
  • 1 tsp liquid aminos
  • salt & lemon pepper


  1. Rinse kale and massage thoroughly in a large bowl. Start chopping the kale until is almost mince- like. Set aside.
  2. In a pan, add 1 tsp EVOO and roast almonds for a minute or two. Add the almonds to the bowl with kale.
  3. Deseed the pomegranates and add the the bowl. 
  4. Slice butternut squash like shown above in the final picture and fry in a pan of olive oil until golden brown. Add salt and pepper to taste. Toss with the rest of the ingredients.
  5. Make the dressing by mixing all the ingredients together. Season to taste.
  6. Enjoy!

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