Stop what you’re doing and make this Strawberry and Avocado Salad with Strawberry Poppy Seed Vinaigrette right now. It’s that good!
The combination of the flavor of strawberries, avocado, and feta cheese brings a deliciousness to this salad that is sure to make everyone happy. And what makes this even more special is the outrageously good Strawberry Poppy Seed Vinaigrette. I would not have thought of adding strawberries to a vinaigrette, but this really makes the dressing pop.
And don’t stop with using this vinaigrette on just this salad. It would be wonderful on so many different salads. Here’s your chance to experiment!
Strawberries are abundant right now and it’s a great time to enjoy this summer salad.
Strawberry and Avocado Salad with Strawberry Poppy Seed Vinaigrette
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
4 strips bacon
6 cups lettuce, sliced
2 cups strawberries, sliced
1 avocado, diced
1/4 cup red onion, diced
1/4 cup feta, crumbled
1/4 cup strawberry poppy seed vinaigrette
Cook the bacon until crispy, drain on paper towels and crumble.
Assemble salad, toss with dressing and enjoy!
Option: Replace the feta with goat cheese or blue cheese.
Option: Add julienned basil.
Option: Add toasted and chopped pecans or walnuts.
Nutrition Facts: Calories 242, Fat 18.4g (Saturated 4.8g, Trans 0), Cholesterol 15mg, Sodium 370mg, Carbs 16.2g (Fiber 6.2g, Sugars 8g), Protein 6.2g