Recipe courtesy of Guy Fieri
Save Recipe Print
Total:
55 min
Prep:
10 min
Cook:
45 min
Yield:
8 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

In a large, heavy saucepan over medium-high heat, add the farro, 2 teaspoons salt, and water (or stock, if using). Bring to a simmer, cover and cook, stirring occasionally, until the farro is tender, 35 to 45 minutes. Check a few times while it is cooking, you want it to be al dente. Remove from the heat, drain any excess water, and set aside to cool. 

While the grains are simmering make the dressing. Whisk together the orange zest and juice, shallots, white balsamic vinegar, and olive oil. Add salt and pepper, to taste, and set aside. 

Just before serving, in a large bowl, toss the farro with 3 tablespoons dressing and transfer to a large serving bowl. In the same large bowl, combine the salad greens with the almonds, prunes, cherries, and onions and gently toss with 3 tablespoons remaining dressing, adding more dressing as needed. Plate the greens mixture on top of the faro and serve.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

More Food Network

Whole Lemon Bars 01:36

This lazy cook's version of a lemon bar is simple and delicious.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Black Bean Salad

Recipe courtesy of Guy Fieri

Black Bean and Corn Salad

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Crunchy Noodle Salad

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Spring Chicken Salad

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Roasted Beet Salad with Chickpeas and Red Onion

Recipe courtesy of Guy Fieri

Massaged Kale Salad

Recipe courtesy of Aarti Sequeira

Grilled Thai Beef Salad

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Strawberry and Spinach Salad

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Caesar Salad

Recipe courtesy of Wolfgang Puck

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Dig In

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.