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Healthy Dinner Recipes: Flank Steak Salad with Plums and Blue Cheese
Photo: John Autry

Flank Steak Salad with Plums and Blue Cheese

Time: 40 minutes

Simple Sub: Use halved seedless red grapes in place of plums.

Serve with Crunchy Cornmeal Breadsticks: Unroll 1 (11-ounce) can refrigerated breadstick dough. Brush with 1 lightly beaten egg white. Combine 2 tablespoons yellow cornmeal, ½ teaspoon sugar, and a dash of salt in a shallow dish. Working with 1 breadstick at a time, press egg white--brushed side into cornmeal mixture; twist and place on an ungreased baking sheet. Repeat procedure with remaining breadsticks. Bake at 375° for 15 minutes or until golden brown.

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