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Contributed by Mom’s Pastries of Cedarhursts, New York
Mom’s Pastries has provided us with the recipe to their outstanding warm mushroom salad so you can recreate their delicious salad at home any time!
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 cups button mushrooms, sliced
Balsamic Glaze (recipe below)
1/2 pint cherry tomatoes, halved
15 roasted almonds
1 (8-ouunce) salmon fillet, cut into chunks
6 cups romaine pieces
In a medium skillet, warm 1 teaspoon olive oil over medium heat. Sauté mushrooms until soft and add balsamic glaze, tomatoes and almonds. Continue cooking for 5 minutes, until slightly reduced.
In a separate medium skillet, warm remaining olive oil over medium heat. Place salmon pieces in the pan and cook 2-3 minutes per side, until crispy.
In a large bowl, combine tomato/almond mixture and romaine. Add in salmon and toss to combine.
This salad makes beautiful appetizer. Plate the salad components on individual plates and arrange salmon pieces on top. Drizzle any leftover glaze over salmon. This recipe server 4 as an appetizer.
1/3 cup balsamic vinegar
2 teaspoons mustard
2 teaspoons honey