Strawberry Basil Spinach Salad

STRAWBERRY BASIL SPINACH SALAD

Ingredients:

1 bunch fresh spinach

1 cup fresh strawberries (sliced)

½ cup crumbled feta cheese

½ large red onion (thinly sliced)

½ cup toasted pecans (candied are nice)

¼ cup Vinesation Strawberry Balsamic Vinegar

2 tbsp.  liquid honey (optional-helps with emulsion)

½ cup Vinesation Basil Olive Oil

Salt and Pepper to taste

Instructions:

Combine spinach, strawberries, cheese, onions and pecans in a large bowl.

Vinaigrette:

Stir the balsamic vinegar and the honey together until well mixed in a bowl.  Slowly (in a steady stream) pour the olive oil into the balsamic mixture while whisking continuously for about 2 minutes until well emulsified.  Season with salt and pepper.  Drizzle the vinaigrette over the salad just before serving.