To make a spinach salad, mix fresh, washed spinach with any desired ingredients such as croutons, bacon or fruit,then top with a salad dressing such as ranch or bleu cheese dressing. Spinach is a healthy alternative to lettuce in any salad recipe.
There are many different types of salads that can be made using spinach. Some are incredibly easy and take no preparation time, while others can be more in-depth and use a larger variety of ingredients. Use the following steps to make a simple and common spinach salad with vinaigrette dressing.
- Gather all ingredients.
- Prepare the ingredients to be put in the salad.
- Make the salad.
- Mix the dressing and serve the salad.
This salad requires eight ounces of fresh spinach, some croutons, three eggs and some bacon. The dressing requires one onion, a little bit of sugar, salt and pepper and one-fourth of a cup of bothoil and apple cider vinegar.
Fry the bacon and make three hardboiled eggs. Be sure to rinse the spinachunder cool water.
Cut up the bacon and eggs, then mix the spinach, eggs, bacon and croutons together in a bowl.
Mix all of the dressing ingredients and let the dressing sit in the refrigerator until it is cooled. Pour some dressing over the salad to finish off the simple spinach salad.