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Warm Spinach Salad with Honey-Garlic Vinaigrette

Warm Spinach Salad with Honey-Garlic Vinaigrette

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4 to 6 servings Easy
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Ingredients (8)

  • 10 ounces baby spinach (about 12 cups)
  • 6 ounces button mushrooms, thinly sliced (about 2 cups)
  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  • 1/4 cup canola oil
  • 3 medium garlic cloves, thinly sliced
  • 1 medium shallot, thinly sliced
  • 1 tablespoon cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons honey


An easy variation on the traditional wilted spinach salad.

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  1. 1Combine spinach, mushrooms, and almonds in a large serving bowl; set aside.
  2. 2Heat oil in a small frying pan over medium heat. When it shimmers, add garlic and shallot and season well with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Cook until garlic is browned, about 2 minutes, then add vinegar and stir to incorporate. Remove from heat and stir in honey until dissolved.
  3. 3Pour vinaigrette over salad and toss to coat. Serve immediately.
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