This Copycat Cosi Signature Salad is made of mixed greens, grapes, pears, gorgonzola cheese, pistachios, and dried cranberries all tossed in the most delicious sherry shallot vinaigrette. Add some protein...or not!
Course: Main Course, Salad
Keyword: cosi signature salad, salad
For the salad:
1large package of mixed greens salad
1cupred grapes, sliced in half
1pear, cored and diced
4cooked chicken breasts, sliced
For the dressing
½large shallot, minced
¼cupsherry vinegar (or red wine vinegar)
½cup olive oil
squeeze fresh lemon, optional
Combine all salad ingredients in a large bowl.
Combine all salad dressing ingredients except for olive oil in a smaller bowl. Slowly whisk in the olive oil until fully incorporated. When you're ready to serve, toss dressing in salad and serve immediately.
Note: If you're planning on having leftovers, save the salad first without tossing in the dressing. The salad will stay fresh for 2-3 days.