My Sweet Marie

Spinach Salad with Creamy Orange Poppyseed Dressing

Posted on: May 26, 2011

Great summertime salad! Mix and match any of the fruit/nuts or greens!


  • 8 cups of spinach, washed and torn
  • 1/4 cup red onion sliced thin
  • 1 carrot shredded
  • 8 small radishes, washed and sliced
  • 1/2 cup of fresh sliced strawberries
  • 1/4 cup almonds, toasted,slivered or sliced


  • 1/3 cup sour cream or goat’s plain yogurt
  • 1/4 cup mayo
  • 1/4 cup minced sweet onion
  • 1/2 tsp grated lemon rind
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp orange juice
  • 1 tbsp poppy seeds
  • 1 tsp honey


  1. Stir dressing ingredients together, store in a glass jar in the fridge. keep cold till ready to toss salad.
  2. Creat salad using your spinach, veggies, nuts and fruit!
  3. Toss right before service.
  4. May be made into a dinner salad by using grilled chicken breasts sliced over top!

Bon Appetit!


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