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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 lovely to have a look at, it’s straightforward 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 high. I often use pecans and cashews, however you’ll be able to actually use no matter you will have readily 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 home made, uncooked, grass-fed cheese. Sure, please! I made a decision to attempt all of the varieties… as a result of cheese!
I hadn’t used feta a lot earlier than and wasn’t positive what to do with it. However I figured when doubtful, throw it on a salad. So I did. And it was scrumptious.
Doesn’t It Want Salad Dressing?
For my part, the intense 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 often have a spread readily available. A few of our favorites are:
If you’re the over-achieving sort (like me) and have 5 further minutes, you can make your individual home made salad dressing… perhaps a strawberry vinaigrette?
Customizing Your Salad
Salad recipes present an amazing jumping-off level for personalization. For this one, you can after all use any sort of salad inexperienced or a mix of a number of varieties. When you don’t have any feta readily available, perhaps some cubes of mozzarella? Or for those who like stronger cheeses, some Parmesan or bleu cheese.
The strawberries are fairly important to the recipe, however you can substitute raspberries in a pinch.
Strawberry and Feta Salad
A lightweight 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 a whole 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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