At the core of this recipe is the incredible sweet crunch of an apple that should not go underrated—the JUICI™ Apple from Starr Ranch Growers. This dense and sweet apple is ‘oh so’ juicy and sure to become a fall favorite.

Offering a balance of sweet and tart, the JUICI™ from Starr Ranch Growers is a thinner-skinned apple with a texture similar to that of a Honeycrisp. You will be pleased with this apple’s shelf life and how well it holds up in fruit bowls or salads.

Use this sleek salad recipe for family gatherings or friendly get-togethers.

TIP: Toss apples and pears with a spritz of fresh lime juice to avoid browning.


  • 1 JUICI™ Apple
  • 1 Bartlett Pear
  • Arugula
  • Candied Walnuts
  • Gorgonzola crumbles
  • Dressing Ingredients:
    • 1/4 cup champagne vinegar
    • 2 tbsp. Dijon Mustard
    • 1/2 tsp. Salt
    • 1/2 tsp. Pepper
    • 1/2 cup Olive oil
  1. In a medium bowl combine vinegar, mustard, salt and pepper. Using a whisk, slowly drizzle the olive oil into the bowl while mixing all ingredients together.
  2. Slice JUICI™ Apple and Barlett Pears into cubes.
  3. In a large bowl layer:
  • Arugula
  • Candied Walnuts
  • JUICI™ Apples
  • Barlett Pears
  • Gorgonzola Crumbles

Calories 351 |Total Fat 31g |Saturated Fat 4g |Monounsaturated Fat 20g |Sodium 7 mg |Potassium 168 mg |Total Carbohydrate 20g |Dietary Fiber 3g |Protein 2g 4% |Vitamin A 10% |Vitamin C 10% |Calcium 6% |Iron 3%


10 responses to “JUICI™ Apple & Pear Salad”

  1. This salad is delicious! Why haven’t I thought to add pears to my salad before?!?! This recipe is a keeper.

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