Green Salad with Walnuts and Chicken

Green Salad with Walnuts and ChickenMakes 6 to 8 servings

4 cups chopped green leaf lettuce
4 cups chopped romaine lettuce
4 (8-ounce) cooked chicken breasts, chopped (about 6 cups)
4 plums, pitted and sliced
1 cup toasted walnuts
8 ounces ricotta salata cheese, crumbled
Lemon Thyme Dressing (recipe follows)

1. In a large bowl, toss together lettuces, chicken, plums, walnuts, cheese, and Lemon Thyme Dressing.

 

 

Lemon Thyme Dressing

Makes about 1 cup

⅔ cup extra-virgin olive oil
⅓ cup fresh lemon juice
1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme
½ teaspoon salt
½ teaspoon ground black pepper

1. In a small bowl, whisk together oil, lemon juice, thyme, salt, and pepper. Store covered in refrigerator up to 1 week.