Strawberry Spinach Salad with Strawberry Balsamic Dressing - spinach salad with fresh strawberries, avocado, candied pecans, red onion, feta cheese, and a simple strawberry dressing. The perfect salad for spring and summer!
For the strawberry dressing:
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper,to taste
For the strawberry spinach salad:
1/4red onion,thinly sliced
2/3cupcrumbled feta cheese or goat cheese
2/3cuproughly chopped candied pecans or pecans
To make the dressing, add the strawberries, olive oil, vinegar, honey, mustard, salt and pepper to a blender. Blend until smooth. Set aside.
To assemble the salad, place the spinach, strawberries, avocado, red onion, cheese, and pecans in a large bowl. When ready to serve, drizzle with dressing and toss. Alternatively, you can plate the salads and serve the dressing on the side.
Feel free to add cooked crumbled bacon or use almonds, walnuts, or pistachios instead of pecans.