This strawberry avocado salad with bacon and a homemade creamy dressing is the perfect summer dinner salad recipe. A perfect combination of the salty bacon, cool creamy avocado and juicy strawberries, and plenty of crunchy lettuce! This salad is satisfying and delicious!
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- 3 cups baby spinach
- 3 cups romaine lettuce or other crispy greens
- 10 slices of bacon, cooked crisp and crumbled
- 2 cups ripe strawberries, washed and quartered
- 1 ripe avocado, sliced
- 1/4 cup sliced almonds
- 1/4 cup plain greek yogurt
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise
- 2 TBSP white vinegar
- 1 TBSP sugar
- 1 tsp poppy seds
- salt and pepper to taste
- Start by cooking the bacon until crisp. Remove to a plate lined with a paper towel and allow to cool.
- When cool, crumble.
- Mix the dressing by whisking together the greek yogurt, mayonnaise, white vinegar, sugar, poppy seeds and salt and pepper.
- To serve, combine the spinach and lettuce and divide between two big plates.
- Top each plate with equal portions of the bacon, strawberries, avocados, and sliced almonds.
- Drizzle on the dressing and enjoy!
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 462Total Fat: 34gSaturated Fat: 7gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 26gCholesterol: 35mgSodium: 720mgCarbohydrates: 25gFiber: 9gSugar: 9gProtein: 17g