Ready for a yummy treat? Well, you will love this salad! This sweet festive salad goes well with pork or chicken. Placing the pineapple in the refrigerator to chill gives the sugar time to soak into the pineapple giving it a sweet taste. Be sure to mix the pineapple and cherries together in the shallow pan so that both types of fruit are covered with little of the sweet juice. Watch this one go fast!!
What You Need:
1 pineapple, peeled and cut into chunks
1/3 C sugar
1/2 lb. dark sweet cherries, pitted
1 (5 oz.) pkg. mixed salad greens
! C French dressing
1 C blue cheese, crumbled
How to Make It:
Place the pineapple chunks in the bottom of shallow baking dish.
Sprinkle the pineapple with the sugar.
Cover the dish and place in the refrigerator for 1 hour to chill.
Place the cherries into the pan with the pineapple and stir to combine.
Place the salad greens into a salad bowl.
Place the cherry and pineapple mixture over the greens.
Pour the French dressing over the entire salad.
Top with the crumbled blue cheese just before serving.