Pear and walnut salad with gorgonzola and honey-lemon dressing

1 November 2017


4 large, ripe pears

300 grams ripe gorgonzola

150 grams walnuts, toasted

75 grams hazelnuts, toasted

2 Sicilian lemons, juiced

3 tablespoon acacia honey

6 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil

Sea salt and black pepper


1. Peel and core the pears and slice them finely lengthways.

2. Place them on a serving platter then divide the gorgonzola around and scatter with walnuts and hazelnuts.

3. Mix together the lemon juice, honey and olive oil to create an emulsion. Season to taste.

4. Drizzle the dressing around the plate and serve immediately.

This recipe was specially created by Alex Yandell