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Fruit Nut & Seed Salad

What is nice about this salad is that you can change it up with anything you have handy. Just mix a couple of fresh fruits, a dried fruit, your favorite nut and seeds. You could never eat the same salad again. This is what I had in my kitchen.

I brought this salad to a church function and came home with an empty bowl.

Add all the ingredients to a large bowl and and toss together with the Strawberry-Vanilla Vinaigrette.

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Serve. Eat. Enjoy.

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Strawberry-Vanilla Vinaigrette

I was making a Giant Fruit Nut & Seed Salad to take to a church function. This dressing is a little twist to my Strawberry Vinaigrette. It is a strawberry lemonade with a little vanilla. And, it is oh so delicious.

  • 1/2 c strawberries, sliced
  • 1 lemon, zested, juiced
  • 1 tbsp sweetener of choice
  • 2 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 2 tbsp water
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla powder, or half a vanilla bean seeds
  • Pinch of Himalayan salt
  • Pinch pepper

Combine all the ingredients into a high-speed blender. Blend until smooth. Taste for seasoning. Pour on top of salad and toss ingredients.

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