Endive, burrata, and beet salad with candied walnuts

Based on 7 ratings

Devan

Editor at Kitchen Stories

“A knife and fork salad with just the right balance of sweet, salty, bitter, and creamy, this salad generously feeds 2 as a main or 4 as a side salad. Mix in radicchio if desired and play around with different types of nuts—pumpkin seeds would be delicious, for example.”

Difficulty

Easy 👌
15
min.
Preparation
0
min.
Baking
0
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-2+
endives
300 g burrata cheese
red beet
mixed beets
60 g walnuts
5 g chives
1 clove garlic
1 tsp Dijon mustard
1 tbsp sherry vinegar
1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
105 g sugar
3 tbsp olive oil
1½ tbsp walnut oil
25 ml water
flaky sea salt
pepper
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • cutting board
  • knife
  • bowl (large)
  • fine grater
  • whisk
  • frying pan
  • parchment paper

Nutrition per serving

Cal
1461
Protein
44 g
Fat
111 g
Carb
71 g
  • Step 1/3

    Trim the endive ends and separate the leaves, leaving them whole. Cut cooked red beet into small cubes. Peel mixed beets and cut into thin slices. Thinly slice the chives. Peel garlic and grate into a large bowl. Add Dijon mustard, sherry vinegar, balsamic vinegar, and some sugar to the bowl. Season with flaky sea salt and pepper. Whisk together until well combined. Then, whisk in the olive oil and walnut oil. Toss the beets with the dressing and set aside.
    • endives
    • red beet
    • mixed beets
    • 5 g chives
    • 1 clove garlic
    • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
    • 1 tbsp sherry vinegar
    • 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
    • 5 g sugar
    • 3 tbsp olive oil
    • 1½ tbsp walnut oil
    • flaky sea salt
    • pepper
    • cutting board
    • knife
    • bowl (large)
    • fine grater
    • whisk

    Trim the endive ends and separate the leaves, leaving them whole. Cut cooked red beet into small cubes. Peel mixed beets and cut into thin slices. Thinly slice the chives. Peel garlic and grate into a large bowl. Add Dijon mustard, sherry vinegar, balsamic vinegar, and some sugar to the bowl. Season with flaky sea salt and pepper. Whisk together until well combined. Then, whisk in the olive oil and walnut oil. Toss the beets with the dressing and set aside.

  • Step 2/3

    Melt remaining sugar and water in a frying pan and let caramelize over medium heat. Once amber in color, add walnuts and toss to combine. Transfer the caramelized walnuts onto a piece of parchment paper and sprinkle with flaky sea salt. Allow to cool completely, then chop.
    • 100 g sugar
    • 60 g walnuts
    • frying pan
    • parchment paper

    Melt remaining sugar and water in a frying pan and let caramelize over medium heat. Once amber in color, add walnuts and toss to combine. Transfer the caramelized walnuts onto a piece of parchment paper and sprinkle with flaky sea salt. Allow to cool completely, then chop.

  • Step 3/3

    Arrange the endive and mixed beets on a large plate. Add cubed red beet and place burrata cheese in the center. Top with candied walnuts and chives. Sprinkle with flaky sea salt and pepper. Enjoy!
    • 300 g burrata cheese
    • flaky sea salt
    • pepper

    Arrange the endive and mixed beets on a large plate. Add cubed red beet and place burrata cheese in the center. Top with candied walnuts and chives. Sprinkle with flaky sea salt and pepper. Enjoy!