Fresh leafy greens, tasty toppings and a flavorful poppy seed dressing make this salad the perfect start to any meal.
For the dressing:1.
Place all ingredients in a blender cup except for the olive oil. Mix at medium-high speed until smooth, about 1 minute.2.
Bring blender speed to low and with a running motor, slowly add the oil until dressing is well-emulsified.3.
Transfer dressing to a sealed container, refrigerate and reserve until needed.
For the salad:
In a medium bowl, toss mixed greens and tomatoes with the dressing until well-combined.
Top the tossed lettuce with the sliced apples, red onions, dried cranberries, toasted almonds and cheese. Serve immediately.