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Broccoli and Brussels Slaw with Creamy Lemon Dressing

Potlucks and weekday lunches prepare yourself, one broccoli & brussels slaw with creamy lemon dressing, dried cranberries, and walnuts… coming right up!

I am a huge creature of habit. I find comfort in routines and to do lists. Why not let Carmel Kama’aina feel the same? Therefore “the Monday Reset” will now be a thing. Starting with one broccoli & brussels slaw with creamy lemon dressing, dried cranberries, and walnuts… coming right up!


Ingredients:

For the sweet and creamy lemon dressing

  • 3 tbs nonfat Greek yogurt
  • 1/2 tsp grated lemon zest (this was an 1/8 of my lemon)
  • 1/2 large lemon, juiced
  • 2 tbs avocado oil (or olive)
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 tbs chopped shallot (this was one shallot sliver for me)
  • 2 tsp honey
  • 1/2 tsp Dijon

Makes 2/3 cup

For the Slaw

  • 1/2 bag Trader Joe’s shaved brussels sprouts
  • 1/2 bag Trader Joe’s organic broccoli slaw
  • 1/2 cup dried fruit (I had cranberries)
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts (I had walnuts)
  • Optional – parmesan for sprinkling

Serves 2 as an entree salad

Directions:

  1. Make dressing first. Blend (or whisk with fork) all ingredients on low till combined.
  2. Throw all slaw ingredients in a big bowl, top with dressing, and you’re done!!
  3. Note- Greek yogurt has protein, but if you want an extra oomf I think this would be great with smoked salmon or grilled chicken or shrimp!

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