Basil Spinach and Orange Salad

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

My husband hates salads made with lettuce but loves spinach salad so I try different combinations using that particular green. Using prewashed spinach, this salad comes together in a very short time. If you don't have fresh basil, stir 1/2 teaspoon dried basil into the dressing.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine the spinach, basil, onion and orange in a large salad bowl.
  2. In a smaller bowl, whisk together the olive oil, vinegar, brown sugar, oregano, salt and pepper.
  3. Toss the salad ingredients with the dressing and serve.
Most Helpful

This was a very interesting salad. Could have used a bit more salt for my palat. Also I used grapefruit instead of the orange which turned out very nice.

happyhousewife March 21, 2007