Joanne's Awesome Spinach Salad

Joanne's Awesome Spinach Salad Recipe

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Michelle London


My sister Joanne has been bringing this salad to every summer gathering she attends for years. It is always a big hit and has become a treasured family recipe.


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30 Min


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2 bunch
fresh spinach leaves, washed and patted dry (you can also used 1 bag fresh spinach)
1 pt
strawberries, sliced
1 can(s)
mandarin oranges, large
red onion, sliced


3/4 c
1 tsp
1 tsp
dry mustard
1/3 c
red wine vinegar
1 1/2 Tbsp
red onion, minced
1 c
salad oil
1 1/2 Tbsp
poppy seeds

How to Make Joanne's Awesome Spinach Salad


  • 1Mix dressing ingredients (you may use a food processor or blender if you wish). Refrigerate at least 4 hours or overnight.
  • 2Assemble salad ingredients in a large bowl and toss.
  • 3Pour dressing on salad just before serving and toss again.
  • 4You can make dressing a day or two ahead. It will keep up to 2 weeks if refrigerated.

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About Joanne's Awesome Spinach Salad

Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy

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