Romaine Salad with Smoked Turkey and Bing Cherries

Culinary Setting
Meal Type
Smoked Turkey


1 c extra virgin olive oil

1/3 c balsamic vinegar

1 tbsp stone ground mustard

1 tbsp honey

1/2 tsp salt

To taste freshly ground pepper

3 Heads romaine lettuce, medium chopped

1-1/2 c Feta cheese, crumbled

3/4 c scallions, diced

30 oz mandarin orange sections

3 c SMOKED TURKEY, cut into 1/2-inch cubes

2 c Bing cherries, washed, halved and pitted


Balsamic Vinaigrette

Whisk together oil, vinegar, mustard, honey, salt and pepper. Cover and store in refrigerator for service.

Salad Prep

Toss together lettuce, Feta, scallions, oranges and turkey. Drizzle 1 cup vinaigrette over salad and toss.

Drizzle remaining vinaigrette over cherries and toss to coat.

Arrange salads on entree plates or in shallow bowls. Sprinkle with cherries.

Nutrition Facts

Total Calories 300

Calories from Fat 190

Total Fat 22 g

% Daily Total Fat 34

Saturated Fat 4 g

% Daily Saturated Fat 20

Cholesterol 25 g

% Daily Cholesterol 8

Sodium 820 mg

% Daily Sodium 34

Total Carbohydrates 16 g

% Daily Total Carbohydrates 5

Dietary Fiber 3 g

% Daily Dietary Fiber 12

Sugars 12 g

Protein 12 g

% Daily Protein 50

% Daily Vitamin C 50

% Daily Calcium 8

% Daily Iron 6