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Ingredients:

Dressing
  • 1/2 cups - olive oil
  • 1/4 cups - red wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoons - dried basil
  • 2 cloves - garlic, chopped
  • 2 teaspoons - sugar
  • 1/4 cups - chopped fresh basil
  • Salad
  • 2 packages - 6 oz. baby spinach leaves
  • 1 - red onion, peeled, halved, sliced thinly
  • 1 cups - walnuts, toasted, coarsely chopped
  • 3 - avocados, peeled, pitted, sliced
  • Directions:

    For Dressing:

    Whisk together oil, vinegar, dried basil, garlic and sugar in small bowl until sugar dissolves. Whisk in fresh basil. Season dressing with salt and pepper.

    For Salad:

    Mix spinach, red onion and walnuts in large bowl. Add avocados and dressing; toss gently to coat.

    Brief Description

    Homemade basil vinaigrette tossed with salad of spinach, avocados, walnuts and red onion.

    Main Ingredient:

    spinach

    Category:  Salads

    Cuisine:  Southern

    Prep Time: 30 min

    Posted By:

    gardner.marilyn

    Posted On:

    January 3, 2020

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