This arugula-avocado salad will give a power boost to your day with the healthy fats in the avocados and the omega-3s found in the seeds. Especially for the avocado lovers in my family! The serving suggestion is for a side dish.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
total:
15 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Wash arugula and discard any wilted or damaged leaves. Trim the ends, shake, and either pat or spin dry in a salad spinner to remove excess water. Chop roughly and transfer to a large mixing bowl.

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  • Combine olive oil, lemon juice, and poppy seeds in a glass jar and shake until emulsified.

  • Add avocados to your bowl, reserving about 1/2 cup to use as a garnish. Pour the dressing over the salad, season with salt and pepper, and toss gently to combine. Taste and adjust seasonings.

  • Scatter the reserved avocado and pepitas on top and serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

283 calories; protein 4.3g; carbohydrates 12g; fat 26.6g; sodium 104.7mg. Full Nutrition
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