Apple, Pecan, Cranberry, and Avocado Spinach Salad with Balsamic Dressing

Apple, Pecan, Cranberry, and Avocado Spinach Salad with Balsamic Dressing

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"I like using Cripp, Braeburn, or Gala apples in this yummy salad!"


10 m servings 251 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 251 kcal
  • 13%
  • Fat:
  • 17.3 g
  • 27%
  • Carbs:
  • 26g
  • 8%
  • Protein:
  • 3 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 241 mg
  • 10%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Place spinach, cranberries, pecans, apple, onion, carrot, and avocado into a bowl. Drizzle with balsamic vinaigrette, and toss to coat.
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  1. 63 Ratings


Wonderful salad! I love the combination of flavors and vibrant colors! I didn't have salted pecans on hand so I used toasted walnuts instead. I sliced a Granny Smith apple nice and thin and inst...

Instead of the classic balsamic vinegar, I did that one: 1/4 cup red wine vinegar 1/2 tsp tarragon 1/2 tsp Dijon mustard 1/2 cup olive oil salt & pepper to taste

Hi fellow cooks! When making this recipe, I ALWAYS use Trader Joe's Baby Spinach, Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing, Dried Cranberries, Roasted & Salted Pecans, and their super fresh veggies. Hope y...

An AMAZING SALAD!!!!! I added light feta cheese as well and didn't add the carrot... so yummy! I loved it so much i ate the same salad for the next 2 days.

Yum! Simple and tasty as a side or light meal. I make my own balsamic maple dressing: 1/4 balsamic, 1/4 maple syrup, 1/2 good olive oil and a bit of pepper. We also recently discovered unsulpher...

I'm kind of a salad freak and I loved this salad. I used a papaya poppyseed dressing on it since that's what I had on hand and it worked great. My only problem with it (and it was my fault) was...

Served to a crowd with great success. Every guest commented on uniqueness and deliciousness of this VERY simple salad!

Great salad my wife and I enjoyed very much

My boyfriend's second helping of this salad was the largest portion he has gone back for in the last 6 months. And both my children enjoyed it as well. Don't make this salad unless you have th...