Spinach and Strawberry Salad with Honey Mustard Vinaigrette

Total Time
20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 0 mins

Colorful and healthy, this wonderful mix of flavors looks beautiful and is easy to put together. Originally from a local paper's cooking section featuring strawberries.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • Salad

  • 6 cups Baby Spinach, washed and thoroughly dried (or use the bagged spinach)
  • 1 12 cups sliced strawberries
  • 1 tablespoon hulled sunflower seeds
  • 1 small red onion, thinly sliced
  • enoki mushrooms (optional)
  • Dressing

  • 1 tablespoon seasoned rice wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • salt & freshly ground black pepper

Directions

  1. Salad: Place spinach in a large bowl.
  2. Add strawberries, sunflower seeds, and onions.
  3. Pour dressing over salad;toss to combine.
  4. Serve, garnished with enoki mushrooms, if desired.
  5. Dressing: In a small bowl,whisk all ingredients together.

Reviews

(2)
Most Helpful

We really enjoyed this salad. I made it twice. The first time I used a honey mustard - that did not work well. The second time I used Hickory Farms' Sweet-Hot mustard in the dressing. It turned out very good!! I thought the sunflower seeds were a nice addition to this salad, also.

Trisha W June 03, 2005

A very good light salad. I used pine nuts insted of the sunflower seeds. To our taste the dressing was too sweet. I ended up using equal amounts rice wine vinegar and honey and also added a teaspoon of extra mustard.

Pets'R'us May 19, 2005

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