I love making simple salads I can make in minutes. This lovely salad has crispy romaine lettuce, shredded red cabbage, fresh kiwi, and sweet cherries. Its great on hot days, and for a quick and delicious meal at home.

summer salad with kiwi, red cabbage, and cherries
summer salad with kiwi, red cabbage, and cherries

Yield: 1 small salad

Ingredients:

1 cup romaine lettuce

1/3 cup shredded red cabbage

1 kiwi

6 black cherries

1/2 tbsp. sesame seeds

1 tbsp. olive oil

1/2 lemon

1/2 roma tomato

Preparation:

Wash all produce, and pat dry. Chop the romaine lettuce, and cut the cabbage into very thin slices. Peel the kiwi and slice thin. Cut the tomato into thin slices. Cut the cherries in half around the pit, and remove the pit.

In a medium bowl toss the romaine and red cabbage together. On top add the tomato and kiwi slices. Drizzle the olive oil, squeeze the lemon over the salad,and top with sesame seeds. Mix and enjoy!

What are your favorite additions to salads? Would you like to see more recipes like this one? Let me know what you think in the comments below, and happy cooking!

xoxo-Julie

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