Sweet Strawberry Salad
3 cups baby spinach, cleaned and finely torn
1½ cups fresh strawberries, cleaned and thickly sliced
¼ cup raw pine nuts
½ tsp lime zest, finely grated
½ cup extra-virgin olive oil
¼ cup honey (a light honey such as clover or orange blossom)
2 tbsp balsamic vinegar
1 tbsp poppy seeds
1. In a large serving bowl, toss the spinach, strawberries and pine nuts together. Sprinkle the lime zest over the greens and strawberries. Combine thoroughly.
2. In a medium bowl, whisk together the oil, honey, vinegar, and poppy seeds. Pour this over the salad and toss to coat the spinach and strawberries.