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Effortless Spinach Salad

Effortless Spinach Salad

Effortless Spinach Salad


  • Delicious recipe Prep time: 5 minutes
  • Delicious recipe Servings: 4 servings


4 servings

8 ounces fresh spinach

1/2 cup feta or goat cheese, crumbled

1/4 small red onion, thinly sliced

1/2 cup Craisins® Original Dried Cranberries

2 tablespoons toasted sliced almonds, optional


1/2 cup bottled balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing

2 tablespoons orange juice

1 teaspoon orange zest, optional


Wash and clean spinach. Tear into bite size pieces and place in a serving bowl. Add half of the feta or goat cheese and onion; toss to combine.

Combine dressing ingredients in a small mixing bowl. Pour over salad and toss to coat. Sprinkle with remaining cheese. Top with dried cranberries and almonds. Serve immediately.

Makes 4 servings.

Per Serving: Cal. 110 (5%DV), Fat Cal. 27, Pro. 4g (7%DV), Carb. 18g (6%DV), Fat 3g (4%DV), Chol. 13mg (4%DV), Sod. 249mg (10%DV), Vit. A 400RE (40%DV), Vit. C 20mg (34%DV), Vit. E 1mg (3%DV), Calcium, 129mg (12%DV), Iron 2mg (9%DV), Folate 119Ug (29%DV), Zinc 1mg (4%DV), Pot. 356mg (10%DV), Dietary Exchange: Vegetable 2, Fruit 0.5, Fat 0.5


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05/05/2018 at 04:34 PM

Very easy and everyone loved it. A change up from the more fattening spinach salad.

Wonderful Salad

Connie from Los Lunas, NM 04/24/2018 at 09:27 PM

Made this for a potluck and it was a hit. I trippeled no the leftovers.


03/03/2018 at 11:18 PM

Make it right now. Add grilled chicken for extra flavour

A Brunch Hit!

02/18/2018 at 09:31 PM

This is a very easy & tasty salad, not to mention healthy! Anyone can make and share this. It was a hit when I took it to a friend's brunch.

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