Apple, Caramelised Walnuts and Pecorino

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  • Serves


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Seasonal Salads

By Fi Buchanan

Published 2023

  • About

This is everything I look for in a salad. The balance between the bittersweet walnuts, sharp apple and salty cheese is simple and perfect.


  • 120 g walnuts
  • 2 tbsp maple syrup
  • pinch of sea s


First make the dressing by whisking together the apple sauce, vinegar, oil, mustard and salt in a bowl then set it aside.

Toast the walnuts in a dry, non-stick frying pan over a medium heat until they begin to darken and become fragrant, about 2 to 3 minutes. With a wooden spatula at the ready, add the maple syrup to the pan and mix until all the walnuts are covered. This should take 15