Apricot-Dijon Pork Salad
A beautiful dinner salad with apricot-glazed grilled pork, dried cherries, cheese and toasted pecans — perfect for a special summer supper!
Servings Prep Time
4people 10minutes
Cook Time
15minutes
Servings Prep Time
4people 10minutes
Cook Time
15minutes
Instructions
  1. In a small bowl, stir together preserves, vinegar, mustard and ginger. Reserve 3/4 cup for salad dressing.
  2. Butterfly pork tenderloin (cut almost in half, but not quite through) horizontally; open and lay flat. Prepare medium-hot fire in kettle-style grill. Grill tenderloin over heat 5-6 minutes per side; brushing with remaining apricot mixture during last 2 mi
  3. Meanwhile in a large bowl toss together greens, apricots, cherries, cheese, pecans and onions. Divide mixture evenly among 4 plates. Slice pork into 1/2-inch pieces. Arrange portions of pork on top of greens on each plate; drizzle with reserved apricot mi
  4. (To toast pecans, place pecan halves in a shallow baking pan and bake at 350° F for about 10 minutes. Let cool, then chop coarsely.)
  5. Recipe and photo courtesy of the National Pork Board, http://www.porkbeinspired.com