RECIPE: Strawberry Spinache Salad

eileenlaunonenMay 6, 2008

Ive posted this a couple of years ago,someone is looking for Strawberry Recipes......2 bags fresh baby Spinache,1 1/2 pints straeberrys quartered,1/4 cup sugar,3 tablespoons Cider Vinegar,1 tablespoon chopped Onion,1 tsp dry mustard 1/2 tsp salt,2/3 cup vegetable oil,1 tablespoon poppy seeds.......Add sugar,vinegar,onion,mustard and salt to blender,blend to smooth,with blender running add oil in a slow steady stream until blended,add poppy seed mix with spoon pour over the spinache strawberry mixture. This is one of our favorite Hot Days Salad...very refreshing!

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iris_gal

Perfect timing. I've got the ingredients and tomorrow may be one of those surprise hot days. Thanks.

    Bookmark   May 8, 2008 at 2:47AM
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eileenlaunonen

Let me know if you like it ...its one of my favorites during the warm weather season

    Bookmark   May 8, 2008 at 8:18AM
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khandi

I do one very similar and is the only way that I like to eat spinach.

The dressing is equal parts sugar or honey, olive oil, and red wine vinegar.

    Bookmark   May 8, 2008 at 12:47PM
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hailie419

Can you put dressing on the night before, or is it better putting dressing on last minute, have everything to make to take to cookout on Sunday. PLMK Wendy

    Bookmark   May 17, 2008 at 4:35PM
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khandi

I wouldn't put the dressing on the night before. Add the dressing just before serving.

    Bookmark   May 18, 2008 at 11:19AM
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hailie419

Thank You, had cookout today & put dressing on right before serving, big hit Delish, THANKS

    Bookmark   May 18, 2008 at 6:05PM
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eileenlaunonen

glad you liked it I never dresss it before it wilts,

    Bookmark   May 19, 2008 at 9:49AM
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eileenlaunonen

On my list for Memorial Day Menu!!

    Bookmark   May 23, 2008 at 8:04AM
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ltcollins1949

This is my recipe, basically the same but adding dill. Very good.

SPINACH DILL SALAD

Dressing:

½ cup extra virgin olive oil
¼ cup red wine vinegar or balsamic vinegar
¼ cup sugar
2 or 3 cloves garlic, minced
¼ teaspoon salt (Kosher salt is very good)
¼ teaspoon pepper, freshly ground (can add more or less to your taste)
¼ teaspoon dry mustard or can use stone ground Dijon
¼ teaspoon onion powder or can use finely chopped onion

Whisk oil, vinegar, sugar, garlic, salt, pepper, dry mustard and onion powder until blended, cover and chill. If it chills overnight, the flavors are enhanced.

Salad:

2 pounds fresh spinach, torn and coarse stems discarded
1 bunch green onions, chopped (both white and green parts)
½ cup toasted slivered almonds
1 pint strawberries, hulled and sliced
¼ cup fresh dill, chopped

Toss spinach, green onions, almonds, strawberries and dill in a salad bowl; just before serving, pour dressing over salad and toss.

    Bookmark   May 23, 2008 at 9:28AM
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