101 Cooking For Two - Everyday Recipes for Two: Fresh Spinach Salad - summer favorite

Monday, May 24, 2010

Fresh Spinach Salad - summer favorite

This is a rescue mission. You are looking at the only copy of a long time family favorite.

Fresh spinach salad, a simple and wonderful compliment to almost any summer fare.


Rating 9.5 always. You can not mess this up.

Tools: Nothing special but a Tupperware gravy mixer is good.

Ingredients
1 lb spinach cleaned
4 hard boiled eggs
1/2 lb bacon
1 can bean sprouts
1 can sliced water chestnuts
1 medium onion chopped (optional and we never do this)

Dressing
1/3 c ketchup
1/2 cup sugar
3/4 cup oil (vegetable or olive)
1 T Worcestershire sauce
3 T vinegar
1 t salt


Instructions:
1) Cut bacon into small to medium pieces and fry until crisp.
2) Slice hard boiled eggs
3) Combine all non-dressing ingredients and toss well
4) Combine all dressing components and mix well

5) Serve with dressing on the side.




Fresh Spinach Salad - summer favorite


Fresh spinach salad, a simple and wonderful compliment to almost any summer fare. Rating 9.5 always. You can not mess this up.
Ingredients
1 lb spinach cleaned4 hard boiled eggs1/2 lb bacon1 can bean sprouts1 can sliced water chestnuts1 medium onion chopped (optional and we never do this)
Dressing1/3 c ketchup1/2 cup sugar3/4 cup oil (vegetable or olive) 1 T Worcestershire sauce3 T vinegar1 t salt
Instructions
1) Cut bacon into small to medium pieces and fry until crisp.2) Slice hard boiled eggs3) Combine all non-dressing ingredients and toss well4) Combine all dressing components and mix well5) Serve with dressing on the side.
Details
Prep time: Total time: Yield: 6 servings

Updated

June 16, 2011

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3 Comments:

At May 25, 2010 at 1:22 AM , Blogger Greg said...

It wasn't the only copy, I had mom e-mail that to me years ago and I still have it printed out in my kitchen. But yes rescue missions are good here.

 
At May 27, 2010 at 8:28 AM , Blogger Christine said...

No, no. He meant the only copy on a card. I pulled it out of the recipe box and the thing felt like it was going to fall apart in my hands!

 
At June 20, 2011 at 7:45 PM , Blogger Martha (MM) said...

Yummy! Sounds totally delicious! Thanks so much for linking this up at this month's salad round up! It's still open if you have others :-)

 

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