Your online resource

for all things culinary

HOME Search this Site All Recipes Special Sections Articles &  Resources Kitchen Equipment Food & Health Growing Food Directories

Missing an Ingredient ?

A Weekday Menu Recipe


Beetroot and Goats Cheese Salad    Veg  CD  MC  15mins

Serves 4    Cold Vegetarian Vegetables Nuts Salads Light Main Course Gluten Wheat Free Eggless

50g/2oz Chopped Pecan Nuts
60ml/2fl.oz. Maple Syrup
Approx  225g/8oz Salad Leaves
30ml/1fl.oz. Balsamic Vinegar
120ml/4fl.oz. Olive Oil
30ml/1fl.oz Fresh Orange Juice
4 Medium Cooked Beetroot, cubed
175g/6oz Firm Goat’s Cheese, crumbled


1. Place the pecans in a frying pan and cook over a medium until they just start to toast.

2. Add the maple syrup and cook stirring, until evenly coated. Remove from the heat and allow to cool.

3. Meanwhile, place the vinegar, oil and orange juice in a small bowl and whisk until well blended.

4. Divide the salad leaves between four dinner plates, sprinkle with the cooled pecans, beetroot and goat’s cheese and drizzle the dressing over the top.



Serving Suggestions :


French Bread


Bananas with Fudge Sauce


 Follow us 


Key techniques

Chop to – To cut into pieces of approximately the same size.

Blend -  To mix together ingredients, usually of different consistencies, to a smooth and even texture, utilising a utensil such as a wooden spoon or blender.

Make ahead

Chill until ready to serve


Tips, Options and Substitutions


Main equipment required to make this Recipe


Chopping Knife

Chopping Board

Wooden or Plastic Spoon


Related Recipes and Information

Salad Main Courses  |  Side Salads  |   Salsas  |  Vegetable Side Dishes

What's in Season  |  Growing Vegetables

 Sign up for Free Update E-mailings
Grow, cook and enjoy all your vegetables

Still not found what you're looking for?


Try our search facility. Type in your main ingredient (s) or what you have available and allow us to whisk you up a recipe in seconds!



About Us  |  Contact Us  |    Private Privacy  |   Media Resources  |  Links  |  Sitemap  |  Printing Recipes  |   Abbreviations on this site  


This Web Site was designed and created by Copyright © 2000 to date [Recipes4us] All rights reserved.

 Some Photos ©