RECIPE: Pomegranate & Goji Detox Salad

by Polly N on January 4, 2013

There’s nothing better than a good salad, especially if you’ve done your fair share of overeating over the festive period. One of the keys to staying healthy is to have a fully stocked fridge full of greens, fresh fruit and vegetables. This way, you can throw a delicious salad like the one below together, make a smoothie or juice which floods your body with much needed vitamins and minerals. Pomegranate isn’t something that I buy very often but I am loving these colourful balls of goodness.

Pomegranate salad

 

Pomegranate and Goji Detox Salad

  • 2 handfuls of rocket leaves
  • 2 inch chunk cucumber (sliced into thin rounds, stacked on top of eachother and sliced into strips)
  • 1/2 avocado, cubed
  • 1/4 red pepper, chopped into small pieces
  • 2 florets broccoli, chopped into super fine pieces
  • 1 handful goji berries
  • 1 handful pumpkin seeds
  • 1-2 handfuls pomegranate seeds
  • 1 small handful shelled hemp seeds

Dressing

  • 2 tablespoons cold-pressed olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 1/4 teaspoon turmeric
  • Pinch black pepper
  • Sprinkle of crystal manna (optional and definitely not essential)

Pomegranate Salad

Instructions

Place all ingredients in a bowl, pour over the dressing and serve. (be sure to chop the broccoli into very small bits, especially if you’re not keen on raw broccoli. You won’t even notice it!)

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Kathleen March 22, 2013 at 9:53 am

Thank you I love your recipes for salads & smoothies yumy sound great

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Kathleen March 22, 2013 at 10:01 am

Hi i have a great Beetroot salad it is raw beetroot green apple red onion spring onion and lemon juice.
enjoy Polly

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