Maple “Waldorf” with Chorizo

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Maple syrup “Waldorf” salad with chorizo
4-6 portions


  • 200g chorizo sausage, sliced
  • 3 red apples, cored and sliced
  • 100g seedless red grapes, halved
  • 60g walnuts, halved
  • 3 leaves of baby gem lettuce, sliced
  • 3 sticks of celery, peeled and chopped

For the dressing:

  • 4 tbsp natural yoghurt
  • 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 3 tbsp pure maple syrup (preferably amber syrup for its rich taste)
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1⁄2 lemon, juiced and zested
  • Salt and pepper to season


  1. In a bowl, whisk together the dressing ingredients then add chorizo, apple, grapes, walnuts, lettuce and celery
  2. Stir together to fully coat in dressing
  3. Garnish with celery tops

A classic Waldorf salad made different with some indulgent additions. Maple syrup makes its way into the salad dressing alongside yoghurt, vinegar and lemon, adding a touch of sweetness to this delicious chorizo salad. Made in just 20 minutes, this new and improved Waldorf salad serves as the perfect midweek meal for when you’re in a hurry.

The Quebec Maple Syrup Producers are not in any way responsible for the identification or presence of allergens in recipes or for the classification of any recipe as vegetarian or vegan.

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More about maple

The colour and flavour of maple syrup changes in subtle ways during the seasonal harvest

At the start of the sugaring season, the syrup is generally clear, with a light, sweet taste. It becomes darker with a caramelised flavour as the season progresses throughout the spring.

An unopened can of maple syrup keeps for many years

Once the can is opened, syrup should be kept in an airtight container in a cool place.

Maple spread doesn't contain any butter or dairy products

Like all 100% pure maple products, maple spread comes from the sap of the maple tree that’s all.

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