Strawberry and Bacon Salad

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Joanne Sarver

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@Jsar

A really good salad.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Strawberry bacon salad is bright in color and flavor. The sweet summer strawberries, salty bacon, zesty red onion, and tart Feta cheese balance each other beautifully. It's a delight from the first bite. A drizzle of the fresh strawberry poppy seed dressing is the perfect touch. This simple salad can be served as a seasonal starter or it can be a meal in itself.

Note: If not being served right away, we recommend letting guests dress their own salad according to taste. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

  • 6 c
    chopped lettuce
  • 2 c
    fresh strawberries, chopped
  • 8 slice
    bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 1/2 c
    red onion, chopped
  • 1 c
    crumbled Feta cheese
  • DRESSING:

  • 1 tsp
    garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp
    red onion, diced
  • 1/3 c
    sugar
  • 1/3 c
    white vinegar
  • 1/4 c
    strawberries, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    salad oil
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 Tbsp
    poppy seeds

How to Make Strawberry and Bacon Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large bowl, toss together chopped lettuce, strawberries, bacon, and red onion.
  2. In a food processor or blender, add all dressing ingredients and puree 1-2 minutes, until smooth.
  3. Pour dressing over salad.
  4. Top with crumbled Feta cheese.

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About Strawberry and Bacon Salad

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Wheat Free Soy Free



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