Simple Spinach Salad

Simple Spinach Salad

"This lovely spinach salad is tossed with chopped cucumber, broccoli, mushrooms and raisins. Sent in by Glenna Petersen of Wellsville, Utah, its coated in a sweet homemade dressing that's very tasty. TIP: For variation, substitute red and green grapes for the spinach, Glenna advises."
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20 m servings
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Original recipe yields 9 servings

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  1. In a large salad bowl, combine the spinach, cucumber, broccoli, raisins, bacon, almonds, mushrooms and onion. In a small bowl, whisk the dressing ingredients until smooth. Drizzle over salad and toss to coat.


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I needed a dressing in a pinch and used this one. I was hesitant as hubby does not like sweet dressings but had no choice. I made it to spec and than had to play around with it to reduce the swe...

This was the first salad I made for dinner with my new in-laws. I left out the mushrooms and the onions as I know those are not favourites but made the rest exactly as called for. I made the mis...

Sooo good...I omitted the bacon. I also made the Honey-Balsamic Vinaigrette on this site instead of the dressing here. I really liked the combo of the fresh spinach with crunch of the toasted al...

Simple Spinach Salad Haiku: "Vibrant and unique. Almonds, raisins are a must. No need for bacon." I used all of the ingredients called for (minus bacon bits, blech), but my measurements were mor...

LOVED IT! The changes I made were minimal: 1) omitted the bacon (even though I adore the best meat ever, we had a vegetarian eating with us), 2) used regular raisins instead of golden 3) added ...

This was a great and easy salad. Made just like shown on the recipe. The dressing is like a seven layer salad so nice and sweet. My husband and I were very pleased.

LOVE this salad. Was a huge hit with the hubby... even though he was wary at first he love it. I've mad this several time now. Just need to cut down on the dressing it was great but too much.

Delish! I loved the combination of vegetables not typical to a spinach salad. However, I did not use the dressing recipe. I was in a hurry and just used Ken's Lite Raspberry Walnut, drizzled and...

Very, very good. Lots of flavors and textures. Loved this salad.

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