Cabbage and Rocket Salad

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by Adapted from Your Home and Garden

Warm weather is not so far away. Start getting excited now for all those tasty salads you'll get to eat, starting with this one. Or, don't wait and enjoy now.

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 6

Ingredients:

  • 2C finely shredded red cabbage
  • 1 granny smith, julienned
  • 4T extra virgin olive oil
  • 2T lemon juice
  • 1t honey
  • 1/4t salt
  • Freshly grated black pepper, to taste
  • 3C rocket or mesculen salad
  • 2T flat-leafed parsley (optional)
  • 1T lemon or regular thyme (optional)
  • 1/4C chopped walnut halves

Instructions:
1. Shred cabbage and add the julienned apple. Add the walnuts, thyme, parsley and rocket (or mesculen) and mix together. 2. Mix olive oil, lemon juice, honey, salt and pepper to create the dressing. shake in a jar is ideal. 3. Dress the salad and toss lightly. This is delicious with some added haloumi, salmon or avocado. Lasts for 2-3 days in the fridge.