Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Spinach Salad with Soy Ginger Dressing....

Oh my word is this salad delicious. I found it on FOR THE LOVE OF COOKING. The soy ginger dressing paired with mandarin oranges and craisins is so yummy!!

Soy and Ginger Dressing:
1/4 cup of olive oil
1 tsp dark sesame oil
2 tbsp seasoned rice vinegar
1 tsp soy sauce
1 tsp fresh ginger, finely minced
1 clove of garlic, minced
Juice of 1 orange
1 tsp honey

Combine all ingredients then whisk until well combined.

Salad:
Baby spinach leaves
Mandarin oranges
Dried cranberries
Toasted almonds
Wonton strips

Toast almonds in a dry pan for a few minutes until golden brown. Toss the spinach leaves with dressing to taste. Top the spinach with oranges, cranberries, almonds and wonton strips.