Dove Breast Citrus Salad 

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  • For The Dove Breast
  • 4 dove breasts
  • 2 Tbsp red wine vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • For The Salad
  • 1 avocado, sliced
  • 1 grapefruit, segmented
  • 1 orange, segmented
  • 6 cups mixed greens
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste


For The Dove Breast

In a large ziploc bag combine the dove breast, red wine vinegar, olive oil, minced garlic, Worcestershire sauce, and salt and pepper. Marinade the dove breast for about 2 hours, flipping the bag halfway through. Preheat your grill to medium heat and oil grate. Grill for 4-6 minutes on each side. Remove from grill and set aside.

For The Salad

In a large bowl toss together the avocado, grapefruit, orange, and mixed greens. In a small bowl whisk together the red wine vinegar, extra virgin olive oil, and pour over salad. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Top with dove breast and serve.


Chop the dove breast into slices for easier serving.

Segment the citrus by slicing away the skin and using a paring knife to cut each section of the fruit.

Perfect Pairing

Serve this Dove Breast Salad with a pitcher of Apple Sangria.