Green Leaf, Chorizo, and Apple Salad

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    Nutritional Information

    Per Serving

    • Calories 377 calories
    • Fat 34 g
    • Sat Fat 10 g
    • Cholesterol 40 mg
    • Sodium 579 mg
    • Protein 12 g
    • Carbohydrate 7 g
    • Sugar 4 g
    • Fiber 2 g
    • Iron 1 mg
    • Calcium 186 mg

Ingredients

  1. Check 3tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon olive oil
  2. Check 4ounces Spanish chorizo, cut up
  3. Check 1 1/2tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  4. Check 1/2 small clove garlic, crushed
  5. Check kosher salt and black pepper
  6. Check 1 small head green leaf lettuce, leaves torn (6 cups)
  7. Check 1/2 small apple, sliced
  8. Check 2ounces manchego, sliced

Directions

  1. In a medium skillet, heat 1 teaspoon of the oil over medium heat. Add the chorizo and cook until crisp, 3 to 4 minutes.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the lemon juice, garlic, the remaining 3 tablespoons of oil, ¼ teaspoon salt, and ⅛ teaspoon black pepper.
  3. Add the lettuce, apple, manchego, and chorizo and toss to coat.