The Best Romaine Salad Ever

  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 1 hr 30 min
  • total: 2 hr
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  • Summary

    My favorite romaine salad ever with candied walnuts and pecorino cheese from Roberta's in Brooklyn.

    Ingredients

    • 1 head of garlic
    • ¾ cup plus 1 tablespoon olive oil, plus a splash for the garlic
    • 1 garlic clove, peeled
    • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
    • 1½ tablespoons white wine vinegar
    • 2 tablespoons sherry vinegar
    • 2 large egg yolks
    • 5 anchovy fillets
    • Juice of half a lemon, plus more if needed
    • Kosher salt
    • Freshly ground black pepper
    • 2 cups walnut halves
    • 2 egg whites
    • 3 packed tablespoons dark brown sugar
    • ¼ cup honey
    • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 2 romaine hearts, ends trimmed, leaves separated
    • ½ cup Pecorino Romano
    • freshly ground black pepper

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1303 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 39 g 59.48%
    • Saturated Fat: 14 g 68.13%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 348 mg 115.92%
    • Sodium: 1835 mg 76.45%
    • Calcium: 1487 mg 148.75%
    • Potassium: 3111 mg 88.89%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 25 mg 139.28%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 215 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 64 g 254.8%
    • Sugar: 57 g
    • Protein: 50 g
    • Alcohol: 7 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 294.01%
    • Vitamin C 116.47%
    • Vitamin D 10.88%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit9
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables2
    • Exchange - Lean Meat3
    • Exchange - Alcohol1
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total2 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq

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