Winter salads can be drab. That’s where jewel-like pomegranate seeds come in. Brightly colored and bursting with tart, tannic flavor, the seeds are total saviors when it comes to dressing up dishes. (Plus they’re super-easy to extract using this brilliant Mad Genius Tip.) Here, 11 gorgeous winter salads made with pomegranate seeds.
1. Winter Lettuces with Pomegranate Seeds
Actress Ali Larter’s festive salad features a mix of greens like watercress, escarole and frisée in a shallot-mustard vinaigrette.
2. Spicy Greens and Pear Salad with Pomegranate Gremolata
Aida Mollenkamp packs tart (pomegranate), bitter (watercress, arugula) and sweet flavors (honey, pear) into this spicy salad.