Roasted Vegetable Salad

Jessica CarterDinner, Food, Lunch, RecipesLeave a Comment

Cooler weather doesn’t mean saying goodbye to salad. This Roasted Vegetable Salad is a celebration of Autumn in a bowl. In this dish we combine roasted root vegetables with dried fruits, nuts, and seeds. Dress with Agave Dijon Vinaigrette to create a robust and refreshing dish.

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Roasted Vegetable Salad
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4 30 minutes
Servings Prep Time
4 30 minutes
vegan thanksgiving
Roasted Vegetable Salad
Votes: 1
Rating: 5
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Print Recipe
Servings Prep Time
4 30 minutes
Servings Prep Time
4 30 minutes
Ingredients
Salad
  • 1 medium beet washed, peeled, and diced
  • 1 cup butternut squash or sweet potato peeled and diced
  • 2 Tbsp pumpkin seeds
  • 2 Tbsp sliced almonds
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/4 cup dried apricots diced
  • 6 generous handfuls mixed baby greens or spinach
  • Cooking oil spray
Agave Dijon Vinaigrette
  • 2 Tbsp dijon mustard
  • 2 Tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp agave nectar or maple syrup
  • 2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp sea salt
  • 1 tsp dried thyme
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
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Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Line a baking sheet with foil and spray with an even layer of cooking oil. Spread diced beets and sweet potato or squash in an even layer. Bake for about 30 minutes until tender and brown on the edges.
  3. While the vegetables are roasting, add all dressing ingredients to a mixing bowl and whisk until well combined. Set aside.
  4. Place mixed greens into a large bowl and toss with about half of the dressing. Layer the greens with the roasted vegetables, almonds, pumpkin seeds, dried cranberries and dried apricots. Serve with remaining dressing on the side.
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Jessica Carter is the Vegan Food and Lifestyle Coach at Compassion Over Killing (COK), a national non-profit animal protection organization based in Washington, DC. Committed to making plant-based eating more accessible for all, she organizes and hosts cooking demos, develops online trainings and multimedia content for TryVeg.com, and coordinates collaborations with vegan influencers. Her recipes have been featured on FOX45 BaltimoreLet’s Talk Live, and Good Morning Washington.

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