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Strawberry Avocado Salad


Not exactly a recipe, but this was a part of my Sunday morning breakfast last week and I couldn’t resist sharing it. It’s a sign of the warmer days that are (I hope!) just around the corner, and it’s a healthy and filling alternative to my usual morning grind. It’s also dead simple to make. So what are you waiting for?


Strawberry Avocado Salad

1 lb. pea shoots, arugula, or other nice-looking salad greens
1 pint strawberries, washed and sliced
2 avocados, sliced
champagne vinaigrette or other mild vinaigrette

Transfer the greens to a big salad bowl, and salt and pepper them. Distribute strawberry and avocado slices overtop. Drizzle the vinaigrette around the sides of the salad bowl, (in other words, dress the bowl, not the salad) and toss the salad around to coat very thinly with the dressing.

Serve with some crusty baguette, some good cheese, or even a bowl of good organic yogurt.

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  • heather April 6, 2009,

    what a lovely combination! i think we’ll have this for Easter brunch!

    thanks and cheers,


  • Juliana April 6, 2009,

    Love the combination of fresh fruits in salad… great colors…just in time for Spring and Easter.

  • Hillary April 10, 2009,

    I go through phases with avocado but right now I’m loving fresh avocado, which means this salad looks GREAT!

  • Lisa April 11, 2009,

    So simple and yet so appealing! Avocado, arugula and strawberries are some of favorite things. Together with a champagne dressing – Wow!

  • Sarah April 17, 2009,

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