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Strawberry Romaine Salad


June 21, 2012
By: By: Anna Hall, Hickory NC Publisher Mom
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This yummy summertime salad is healthy, easy and delicious. It looks great too, making it a perfect dish to bring to potlucks or outdoor gatherings. Pair with a grilled chicken breast for a nutritious meal.

Dressing:

  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup red wine vinegar
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground white pepper (can substitute black pepper)

Combine ingredients in a large jar. Cover tightly and shake vigorously. Chill until ready to serve.

Salad:

  • 1 large head romaine lettuce, choppped
  • 1 head Boston lettuce
  • 1 pint strawberries, sliced
  • 4oz shredded Monterrey Jack cheese (or mozarella)
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts, toasted

Combine salad ingredients in a large bowl. Pour dressing over salad just before serving and stir well. Enjoy!

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