This time of year i get really excited and want to eat everything in sight. I try my best to eat smart but that’s not always the case, so i thought id share one of my favorite signature salads with you! I call this yummy salad the SUMMER SPECIAL MIX SALAD…
What you will need
12 oz. Torn fresh spring mix
3c. Sliced fresh strawberries
1/3 c. diced pears
1/3 c. balsamic vinaigrette
3 tbsp. Lemon juice (squeeze)
3 tbsp. Maple Syrup
1c. Goat cheese
2 tbsp. Sesame seed (optional)
In a large bowl place torn spinach, strawberries and pears. Cover + let it stand or chill in the fridge.
Grab a mixing bowl and add the balsamic vinaigrette, lemon juice and maple syrup + mix well.
Grab the large bowl with spinach, strawberries and pears. Pour the contents of the mixing bowl over the salad.
Top with sprinkled goat cheese and optional sesame seed.
Toss lightly and serve.
Makes 8-10 servings.
***Also great with sliced chicken breast added***