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Apple, Pecan, Cranberry, and Avocado Spinach Salad with Balsamic Dressing

Rated as 4.61 out of 5 Stars
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"I like using Cripp, Braeburn, or Gala apples in this yummy salad!"
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Ingredients

10 m servings 251
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 salad)

Directions

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  1. Place spinach, cranberries, pecans, apple, onion, carrot, and avocado into a bowl. Drizzle with balsamic vinaigrette, and toss to coat.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 251 calories; 17.3 26 3 0 241 Full nutrition

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Wonderful salad! I love the combination of flavors and vibrant colors! I didn't have salted pecans on hand so I used toasted walnuts instead. I sliced a Granny Smith apple nice and thin and inst...

Most helpful critical review

The ingredients in the salad was very appetizing but the dressing was not to our liking. We ended up using a different dressing and we love balsamic vinegar, hmmmmm.

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Wonderful salad! I love the combination of flavors and vibrant colors! I didn't have salted pecans on hand so I used toasted walnuts instead. I sliced a Granny Smith apple nice and thin and inst...

Instead of the classic balsamic vinegar, I did that one: 1/4 cup red wine vinegar 1/2 tsp tarragon 1/2 tsp Dijon mustard 1/2 cup olive oil salt & pepper to taste

Hi fellow cooks! When making this recipe, I ALWAYS use Trader Joe's Baby Spinach, Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing, Dried Cranberries, Roasted & Salted Pecans, and their super fresh veggies. Hope y...

An AMAZING SALAD!!!!! I added light feta cheese as well and didn't add the carrot... so yummy! I loved it so much i ate the same salad for the next 2 days.

Yum! Simple and tasty as a side or light meal. I make my own balsamic maple dressing: 1/4 balsamic, 1/4 maple syrup, 1/2 good olive oil and a bit of pepper. We also recently discovered unsulpher...

I'm kind of a salad freak and I loved this salad. I used a papaya poppyseed dressing on it since that's what I had on hand and it worked great. My only problem with it (and it was my fault) was...

Served to a crowd with great success. Every guest commented on uniqueness and deliciousness of this VERY simple salad!

Great salad my wife and I enjoyed very much

This was a well rounded salad with a good mix of sweet and salty. In one version I switched the apples for grapes, which I preferred.