Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins
Tasty sweet potato salad served on baby spinach leaves. Salad features green beans, Canadian bacon, red onion, and a honey Dijon dressing. I found this recipe @ http://www.sweetpotatorecipes.net I'm posting it here for safe keeping.
- 1 (5 ounce) bag Baby Spinach
- 1 cup water
- 1 pinch salt
- 1 lb sweet potato, peeled, halved lengthwise, then cut crosswise in 1/4 inch thick slices
- 8 ounces green beans, ends trimmed, beans cut in half
- 2 teaspoons vegetable oil
- 8 ounces Canadian bacon, thick sliced, stacked and cut in strips
- 1 red onion, cut in thin wedges
- 1⁄3 cup honey Dijon salad dressing
- Line a serving plate with baby spinach leaves.
- Add water and salt to skillet. Bring to a boil.
- Add sweet potatoes and green beans to skillet and cook until sweet potatoes are tender, about 7 minutes.
- Drain potatoes and green beans in colander.
- Wipe skillet and add vegetable oil. Heat over medium heat.
- Add Canadian bacon and onion to hot oil and sauté 5 minutes or until bacon is lightly browned and onions are tender.
- Spoon sweet potatoes, green beans, bacon and onions over spinach leaves.
- Add honey Dijon dressing to skillet and heat through.
- Spoon over sweet potato salad.
Our girls are eating mainly Paleo these days and this salad was perfect for them. We loved it too! I made it exactly as written.