Mushroom Spinach Salad
A crisp salad is the perfect complement to any summer meal. With its tangy dressing and fresh ingredients, this recipe has become one of our family's favorites.
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 10 min.
- 4 to 6 cups torn fresh spinach
- 1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
- 1 can (8 ounces) sliced water chestnuts, drained
- 1 cup cherry tomatoes
- 1/4 cup bacon bits
- 2 green onions, sliced
- 6 tablespoons canola oil
- 2 tablespoons cider vinegar
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 1-1/2 teaspoons ground mustard
- 1/2 teaspoon celery seed
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- Pepper to taste
- In a large bowl, toss the first six ingredients. In a jar with
- tight-fitting lid, combine all dressing ingredients and shake well.
- Pour over salad and toss. Serve immediately. Yield: 4 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 285 calories, 22 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 5 mg cholesterol, 406 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 5 g protein.