Mixed Green Salad With Strawberry Salsa

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This pretty, colourful, ultra-fresh salad makes a great side dish or light lunch. When choosing strawberries, let your nose be your guide—the sweetest strawberries always smell lovely and fragrant.

  • Portion size 6 servings

Ingredients

  • 12 cups torn green and/or red leaf lettuce
  • 1/3 cup sliced almonds toasted
Strawberry Salsa:
  • 2 cups quartered hulled strawberries
  • 1/3 cup thinly sliced spring bulb onion
  • 1 jalapeño pepper seeded and finely diced
  • 4 teaspoons white balsamic vinegar
  • pinch each salt and pepper
White Balsamic and Honey Dressing:
  • 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons white balsamic vinegar
  • 4 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon liquid honey
  • 1 clove garlic minced
  • pinch each salt and pepper

Method

Strawberry Salsa: Stir together strawberries, onions, jalape?o pepper, vinegar, salt and pepper. Let stand for 5 minutes.

White Balsamic and Honey Dressing: Meanwhile, in small glass measure, whisk together oil, vinegar, mustard, honey, garlic, salt and pepper until well combined. In large bowl, toss lettuce with dressing to coat. Top with strawberry salsa; sprinkle with almonds.

Change it Up - Mixed Green Salad with Chicken and Strawberry Salsa: Top finished salad with thinly sliced grilled boneless skinless chicken breast.

Nutritional facts per serving: about

  • Fibre 3 g
  • Sodium 63 mg
  • Sugars 8 g
  • Protein 3 g
  • Calories 164.0
  • Total fat 12 g
  • Cholesterol 0 mg
  • Saturated fat 2 g
  • Total carbohydrate 12 g

%RDI

  • Iron 10.0
  • Fibre 0.0
  • Folate 18.0
  • Sodium 0.0
  • Sugars 0.0
  • Calcium 5.0
  • Protein 0.0
  • Calories 0.0
  • Total fat 0.0
  • Vitamin A 43.0
  • Vitamin C 58.0
  • Potassium 0.0
  • Cholesterol 0.0
  • Saturated fat 0.0
  • Total carbohydrate 0.0
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