Strawberry Spinach Jar Salad

unusual flavor combination
Unusual flavor combination
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Ingredients

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For the salad
¼ cup Shallots sliced
½ cup Cucumber sliced
4 Strawberries large, chopped
½ cup Asparagus roasted, chopped
½ Avocado chopped
6–8 oz Chicken Breast grilled or baked, skinless
5 oz Spinach
2 tbsp Almonds sliced, toasted
For the dressing
½ cup Grapefruit juice fresh
1 tbsp Maple syrup
½ tsp Sea salt
¼ tsp Ground pepper
1 tsp Dijon mustard
1 clove Garlic minced
1 tsp Poppy seeds
1½ tbsp Olive oil

Nutritional information

548
Calories
29.8g
Fat
29g
Carbohydrates
46g
Protein
124mg
Cholesterol
1209mg
Sodium
Ingredients
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  • For the dressing

Strawberry Spinach Jar Salad

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I love to prepare these Strawberry Spinach Jar Salad for a summer lunch on hot days! Some people are confused initially by the addition of strawberries to a salad with chicken, avocado and spinach, but everyone who has tasted it adores the combination!

To make this salad, start by making a citrus poppy seed dressing. Layer the salad ingredients into two large mason jars, starting with the dressing. Divide the remaining salad ingredients in half and start creating layers in this order: shallots, cucumbers, strawberries, asparagus, chicken, avocado, spinach and almonds. Shake well before serving.

To make my version of Strawberry Spinach Jar Salad, you will need the following ingredients:

Ingridiens for Strawberry Spinach Jar Salad

Steps to make Strawberry Spinach Jar Salad

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Prepare dressing

Place ½ a cup of fresh grapefruit juice in a small bowl and whisk together with 1 tablespoon of maple syrup, ½ a teaspoon of sea salt, ¼ teaspoon of ground pepper,
1 teaspoon of Dijon mustard, 1 minced clove of garlic, 1 teaspoon of poppy seeds and 1½ tablespoons of olive oil.

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Place dressing in jars

Take two 32-ounce mason jars and place 3 tablespoons of the citrus dressing in each.

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Layer remaining ingredients into jars

Layer the remaining ingredients into the jars in this order: shallots, cucumbers, strawberries, asparagus, chicken, avocado, spinach and almonds.

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Serve

When you are ready to serve the salad, give each jar a good shake and pour into a bowl.

This Strawberry Spinach Jar Salad might have an unusual flavor combination but I think it really works. Try this delicious salad for lunch soon and come back to leave a comment below with your thoughts.

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Athina

Delicious salad!

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