Fresh ‘n’ Fruity Salmon Salad
Celebrate spring with a light and nutritious salad perfect for a lady's lunch. If you like, customize the salad with a berry-flavored goat cheese. —Shelisa Terry, Henderson, Nevada
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 3/4 pound salmon fillet
- 2 tablespoons reduced-fat raspberry vinaigrette
- 3 cups fresh baby spinach
- 3/4 cup sliced fresh strawberries
- 2 slices red onion, separated into rings
- 2 tablespoons crumbled goat cheese
- 2 tablespoons chopped pecans, toasted
- Additional raspberry vinaigrette, optional
- Preheat broiler. Place salmon on 15x10x1-in. baking pan coated with cooking spray; drizzle with vinaigrette. Broil 3-4 in. from heat until fish just begins to flake easily with a fork, 10-15 minutes.
- Break salmon into small pieces. Divide spinach between two plates; top with salmon, strawberries, onion, cheese and pecans. If desired, drizzle with additional vinaigrette.
Nutrition Facts1 serving: 365 calories, 25g fat (5g saturated fat), 94mg cholesterol, 315mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 2g fiber), 32g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 4 lean meat, 2 fat, 1 vegetable, 1/2 fruit.
Originally published as Fresh 'n' Fruity Salmon Salad in Simple & Delicious April/May 2013