Tangelo Apple Spinach Salad…A Healthy Recipe From Sweet Basil Farms


Tangelo Apple Spinach Salad


2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
1 tablespoon Kraft Miracle Whip light or Mayo
3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
Salt and freshly ground pepper
4 cups spinach (4 ounces)
1 apple, cored and cut into matchsticks
2 tangelos, peeled and cut into bite sized pieces
1/4 cup  roasted almonds, chopped (or any other nuts or granola for crunch)

In a large bowl, whisk the lemon juice with the mayonnaise. Gradually whisk in the olive oil and season with salt and pepper. Add the spinach, apple tangelos and almonds, toss well and serve.


Enjoy!                                                                                               John 14:28

Live in the Metro Atlanta area, Middle Georgia and Macon area? Visit our website to learn more about our Farmers Market To You Market Baskets! www.sweetbasilfarms.com.

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This recipe, photos and blog post by Tisha Johnson Matthews, of Sweet Basil Farm & Gardens. Special thanks to J. David Matthews, of Barnesville, Georgia for support and patience with all that I try and test.

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