Recipe of the Week: Avocado Strawberry Spinach Salad with Poppyseed Dressing

AVOCADO STRAWBERRY SPINACH SALAD WITH POPPYSEED DRESSING

A delicious spinach salad with fresh strawberries, avocados, and a simple poppyseed dressing.

YIELDS: 2-4 SERVINGS
PREP TIME: 10 MINS
TOTAL TIME: 10 MINS

Ingredients:

Salad Ingredients:

  • 6 cups fresh baby spinach
  • 1 pint strawberries, hulled and sliced
  • 1 avocado, diced (or you can double this to 2 avocados!)
  • 4 ounces crumbled Gorgonzola or blue cheese
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  • half a small red onion, thinly sliced
  • poppyseed dressing (recipe below)

Poppyseed Dressing Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup avocado oil (or any oil, such as olive oil)
  • 3 Tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. honey
  • 1 Tbsp. poppy seeds
  • pinch of ground dry mustard (optional)
  • salt and pepper

Directions:

TO MAKE THE SALAD:
Toss all ingredients together with your desired amount of dressing until combined. Serve immediately.

TO MAKE THE POPPYSEED DRESSING:
Whisk all ingredients together until combined.