Macho Salad with Wheat Beer Vinaigrette

Macho Salad with Wheat Beer Vinaigrette

Enjoy this pork salad that’s made using mixed greens, avocados and Green Giant® Niblets® corn – a tasty dinner.

Prep Time

25

Minutes

Total Time

1:10

Hr:Mins

Makes

6

servings

1
lb pork tenderloin
1
bottle (12 oz) wheat beer
Wheat Beer Vinaigrette
1/4
cup white vinegar
2
tablespoons lime juice
1
tablespoon Dijon mustard
1/4
teaspoon salt
Salad
1
bag (5.5 oz) mixed greens
1
can (11 oz) Green Giant® SteamCrisp® whole kernel corn, drained
1
cup whole dates pitted, halved
1/2
cup roasted salted almonds
2
avocados, pitted, peeled and sliced
1
medium poblano chile, roasted, seeded, chopped
  1. Place pork tenderloin in glass bowl; add 1 cup of the beer. Cover; refrigerate 1 hour. Meanwhile, in small bowl, mix remaining 1/2 cup beer and the Wheat Beer Vinaigrette ingredients. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
  2. Heat oven to 350°F. Place pork in shallow pan. Bake 40 to 50 minutes or until pork has slight blush of pink in center and meat thermometer inserted in center reads 160°F. Cool; shred pork using two forks.
  3. In large serving bowl, mix greens, corn, dates and almonds. Pour about 1/2 cup of the vinaigrette over salad; toss to coat. Top with shredded pork, avocado slices and poblano chile. Serve salad with remaining vinaigrette.
Makes 6 servings (2 cups each)

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
  • Calories 380
    • (Calories from Fat 150),
  • Total Fat 17g
    • (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 30mg;
  • Sodium 360mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 35g
    • (Dietary Fiber 8g,
    • Sugars 18g),
  • Protein 20g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    Exchanges:
    • 0 Starch;
    • 0 Fruit;
    • 0 Other Carbohydrate;
    • 0 Skim Milk;
    • 0 Low-Fat Milk;
    • 0 Milk;
    • 0 Vegetable;
    • 0 Very Lean Meat;
    • 0 Lean Meat;
    • 0 High-Fat Meat;
    • 0 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.