SPINACH AND STRAWBERRY SALAD WITH SUGAR PECANS

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Eddie Jordan

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@EDWARDCARL

This is a lovely salad to go with your Valentines day dinner

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
Servings 8 to 10
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 1/4 c
    coarsley chopped pecans
  • 2 Tbsp
    granulated sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    water
  • 1 Tbsp
    balsamic vinegar1
  • 1 Tbsp
    honey
  • 1/2 tsp
    dijon mustard
  • ·
    pinch of salt
  • 1/4 c
    extra virgin olive oil
  • 4 c
    baby spinach
  • 1 c
    sliced strawberries
  • 2
    kiwis peeled and sliced
  • 1/4 c
    soft black pepper cheese (opitonal)

How to Make SPINACH AND STRAWBERRY SALAD WITH SUGAR PECANS

Step-by-Step

  1. Place pecans, sugar, and water in a small saucepan set on medium heat. Stir to dissolve sugar.
  2. Simmer mixture, stirring occasionally until golden and pecans are coated about 5-7 minutes.
  3. Transfer to a parchment lined baking sheet cool and set aside.
  4. In a small bowl whisk the vinegar with the honey, dijon mustard, and salt. Slowly whisk in the olive oil until well combined
  5. To serve, Divide spinach among salad plates and top with strawberries, kiwis, and sugar pecans.
  6. Drizzle with vinaigrette and garnish with the crumbled cheese if using.

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About SPINACH AND STRAWBERRY SALAD WITH SUGAR PECANS

Course/Dish: Pies Other Breads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American



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