Roasted squash brings sweetness and a soft texture to the bitter radicchio and arugula in this colorful salad. A light buttermilk dressing adds creaminess and brilliance. It’s pleasing enough for a light dinner or serves it before or alongside roasted or grilled meat or fish.
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- Chicken salad (Worldwide)
- Arab salad (Arab cuisine)
- Cobb salad (USA)
- Egg salad (Worldwide)
- Fruit salad (Worldwide)
- Macaroni salad (Worldwide)
- Vegetable salad (worldwide)
- Green salad (global)
- Bound salad (global)
- Main course salad (global)
- Dessert salad (global)
- Cheery dump salad (global)
- Tomato Feta Salad (worldwide)
Roasted Squash and Radicchio Salad With Buttermilk Dressing
- Two delicata squashes (10 ounces each), halved lengthwise, seeded and cut into 1/2-inch half-moons
- 1tablespoon honey
- 1 ½teaspoons kosher salt
- Six tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
- ¼teaspoon smoky chile powder, such as New Mexico or chipotle
- ⅓cup buttermilk
- Two teaspoons lemon juice
- Two teaspoons finely chopped tarragon
- One large garlic clove grated
- One head radicchio, cored and shredded (4 cups)
- 4 cups arugula
- ⅔cup chopped toasted pecans (see note)
- ⅓cup thinly sliced scallions
- Heat up the oven to 425 degrees. In a big bowl, throw squash with honey, 3/4 teaspoon salt, chile powder and two tablespoons olive oil. Transfer to a large rimmed baking sheet. Roast, occasionally tossing, until its soft and golden brown, 35 to 40 minutes.
- In the meantime, in a little bowl, beat jointly buttermilk, lemon juice, tarragon, remaining 3/4 teaspoon salt and the garlic. Beat in remaining four tablespoons (1/4 cup) oil.
- In a big bowl, join radicchio, arugula, squash, pecans and scallions. Throw in buttermilk dressing; taste and adjust seasoning as essential.
- To toast pecans, heat oven to 350 degrees. Extend nuts on a rimmed baking sheet and toast until they deepen in color and turn fragrant, 7 to 10 minutes. Cool before chopping.
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