As usual, this is another simple and quick recipe when you are in a pinch, but want something healthy and elegant. Arugula is in season now and has been exploding in our garden so this was about as fresh as it gets. This would be a great salad to serve at a big dinner party! What are some of your favorite simple salad combinations?
Arugula Salad with Avocado, Pine Nuts, and Parmesan
4 cups arugula
1/2 avocado, sliced or cubed
1/4 cup raw pine nuts
1/4 cup shaved parmesan cheese
1/8 cup lemon juice
1/8 cup olive oil
Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Mix olive oil and lemon juice. Pour dressing over salad mixture and toss to coat completely.