Avocado Strawberry Spinach Salad with Poppyseed Dressing

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Nothing tastes better on a warm day then a cool crisp salad. So simple, so fresh, and so good for you! This classic strawberry spinach salad is fresh and delicious, but the added avocado and gorgonzola really bring the flavors of summer together.

INGREDIENTS:

SALAD INGREDIENTS:

  • 6 cups fresh baby spinach
  • 1 pint strawberries, hulled and sliced
  • 1 avocado, diced (or you can double this to 2 avocados!)
  • 4 ounces crumbled gorgonzola or blue cheese
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  • half a small red onion, thinly sliced
  • poppyseed dressing (recipe below)

 

POPPYSEED DRESSING INGREDIENTS:

  • 1/2 cup avocado oil (or any oil, such as olive oil)
  • 3 Tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. honey
  • 1 Tbsp. poppy seeds
  • pinch of ground dry mustard (optional)
  • salt and pepper

 

TO MAKE THE SALAD:

Toss all ingredients together with your desired amount of dressing until combined. Serve immediately.

 

TO MAKE THE POPPYSEED DRESSING:

Whisk all ingredients together until combined.

 

Source: http://www.gimmesomeoven.com/avocado-strawberry-spinach-salad-with-poppyseed-dressing/

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