Joanne's Awesome Spinach Salad

Joanne's Awesome Spinach Salad Recipe

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Michelle London

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@innkeeperchef

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.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
6
Prep:
30 Min

Ingredients

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  • SALAD

  • 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
  • 1
    red onion, sliced
  • DRESSING

  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 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

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix dressing ingredients (you may use a food processor or blender if you wish). Refrigerate at least 4 hours or overnight.
  2. Assemble salad ingredients in a large bowl and toss.
  3. Pour dressing on salad just before serving and toss again.
  4. You 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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