Wild Berry Salad with Chocolate Balsamic Dressing Recipe Video

This multicolored and super-healthy assortment of fresh fruits is berrylicious. The chocolate-balsamic combination creates a sweet-tart dressing for the berries.

Ingredients

  • 3 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp chocolate syrup
  • 1 tsp minced shallots
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 1/3 cup canola oil
  • 6 cups mesclun greens
  • 3 cups sliced strawberries
  • 1/2 cup blackberries
  • 1/2 cup raspberries
  • 1 cup blueberries
  • 3 mandarin oranges, peeled and divided into segments
  • 2 Tbsp sliced almonds
  • 30 fresh basil leaves

Directions

  1. In a small bowl, whisk together all dressing ingredients except oil until blended. Whisk in oil, adding gradually, until well blended.
  2. Evenly divide mesclun greens among 6 plates. Top evenly with fruit, almonds and basil. Drizzle with dressing.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size

Amount Per Serving

Calories
269
% Daily Value*
  • Total Fat
    13g
    20%
  • Saturated Fat
    1g
    5%
  • Cholesterol
    0
    0%
  • Sodium
    67mg
    3%
  • Total Carbohydrate
    19g
    6%
  • Dietary Fiber
    5g
    20%
  • Sugars
  • Protein
    2g
    4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calories needs.