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I current to you my favourite salad ever! When our backyard is producing strawberries, I eat this salad as a lot as I can. I take pleasure in it a lot that I’ve even eaten it for breakfast with eggs on the facet!
Not solely is that this salad stunning to take a look at, it’s simple to make and youngsters find it irresistible too.
Easy Strawberry Feta Salad
This salad got here to be in the future once I was impressed by the seasonal offerings of my backyard and our native farmer’s market. I topped recent spinach with sliced strawberries and cucumber and tossed some toasted nuts on prime. I normally use pecans and cashews, however you possibly can actually use no matter you could have available.
When my backyard ran out of recent strawberries and spinach in the future, I made the journey to our native farmer’s market and found a brand new vendor promoting do-it-yourself, uncooked, grass-fed cheese. Sure, please! I made a decision to strive all of the varieties… as a result of cheese!
I hadn’t used feta a lot earlier than and wasn’t certain what to do with it. However I figured when unsure, throw it on a salad. So I did. And it was scrumptious.
Doesn’t It Want Salad Dressing?
In my view, the brilliant recent flavors accomplish that a lot for this salad that it solely wants a drizzle of olive oil. Not all of my household agrees. A few of them actually love salad dressing, so I allow them to select their very own. I make my very own salad dressings, so we normally have a range available. A few of our favorites are:
In case you are the over-achieving kind (like me) and have 5 further minutes, you might make your personal do-it-yourself salad dressing… possibly a strawberry vinaigrette?
Customizing Your Salad
Salad recipes present a fantastic jumping-off level for personalisation. For this one, you might after all use any kind of salad inexperienced or a mix of a number of varieties. When you don’t have any feta available, possibly some cubes of mozzarella? Or in the event you like stronger cheeses, some Parmesan or bleu cheese.
The strawberries are fairly important to the recipe, however you might substitute raspberries in a pinch.
Strawberry and Feta Salad
A light-weight and scrumptious spinach salad with feta, strawberries, cashews, and cucumber.
Place the spinach on a big plate or in a bowl.
Prime with crumbled feta, sliced strawberries and cucumber, and nuts.
Drizzle with olive oil.
Get pleasure from and repeat!
Add cooked hen for an entire meal.
Serving: 1salad | Energy: 463kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Protein: 15g | Fats: 38g | Saturated Fats: 10g | Ldl cholesterol: 33mg | Sodium: 519mg | Potassium: 1061mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 11443IU | Vitamin C: 77mg | Calcium: 332mg | Iron: 6mg
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