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Watercress and Endive Salad

Watercress and Endive Salad


  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar or the juice of 1 lemon

  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard

  • 1 tablespoon honey

  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper

  • 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)

  • 3 bunches watercress, cleaned and trimmed

  • 1/2 English (seedless) cucumber, cut in half lengthwise, then sliced into half moons

  • 1 head endive, leaves removed from core


To make the dressing, place the apple cider vinegar or lemon juice, mustard, honey and some salt and pepper in the bottom of a large salad bowl. In a slow steady stream, pour in the EVOO, using a whisk to combine. Add the watercress, cucumber and endive leaves, toss to coat, and season again with a little salt and pepper to taste.

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