Save

Spinach, Apple and Bacon Salad with Sugar-Glazed Walnuts

Can't Stay Out of the Kitchen

 

This lovely salad is filled with spinach, craisins, feta cheese, apple slices, bacon and sugar-glazed walnuts. It has a tasty homemade Dijon Vinaigrette making this salad sweet, spicy and savory! Gluten free.

Ingredients

  • baby spinach
  • 1/4 to 1/3 cup red onion (cut in strips)
  • 6 slices Applewood smoked bacon (cooked)
  • 1 Gala Apple (unpeeled)
  • 1 cup Feta cheese (crumbled)
  • 1 cup craisins
  • lemon juice
  • <li class="ERSeparator">SUGAR-GLAZED WALNUTS:
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  • pinch of cayenne pepper (or more to taste)
  • pinch of salt
  • <li class="ERSeparator">DIJON VINAIGRETTE:
  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 tsp. finely minced garlic
  • 1 tsp. Dijon mustard
  • 1 tsp. sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • black pepper (to taste)

Directions

  1. Layer spinach, red onion and craisins in a large salad bowl. Sprinkle with Feta cheese and bacon pieces. Soak apple slices in lemon juice...
  2. Get the full instructions at Can't Stay Out of the Kitchen
Spinach, Apple and Bacon Salad with Sugar-Glazed Walnuts

Rate This Recipe!


Unrated
Author:
Teresa
Cuisine:
American
Category:
Salads and Salad Dressings
Recipe Yields:
8
Prep Time:
Cook Time:

Sign Up for Weekly Personalized Recipes. FREE!