Berry Walnut and Avocado Spring Salad

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Berry Walnut and Avocado Spring Salad


Fresh California Avocados and berries, plus nuts, golden raisins and bleu cheese top delicate baby lettuces.


Serves: 4

1 (5-oz.) pkg. spring mix salad
3/4 cup fresh strawberries, quartered
1/3 cup glazed walnuts
1/3 cup golden raisins
1 ripe, Fresh California Avocado, peeled, seeded and sliced
1/3 cup bleu cheese crumbles
4 oz. raspberry walnut dressing

As with all fruits and vegetables, wash avocados before cutting.
Check out our tips for how to choose and use California Avocados.


  1. In a medium bowl toss together spring mix salad, strawberries, walnuts and raisins.
  2. Top with ripe, Fresh California Avocado and bleu cheese crumbles. Drizzle lightly with dressing just prior to serving and pass dressing with salad.

Serving Suggestions:
Many variations of this salad are possible. Try with different berry and nut combinations.

Beverage Pairings:
Tip for pairing wine: add a splash of the wine you will be drinking to the raspberry walnut dressing to help connect the flavors.

*Large avocados are recommended for this recipe. A large avocado averages about 8 ounces. If using smaller or larger size avocados adjust the quantity accordingly.

Nutrition information per serving

Nutrition Information Per Serving: Calories 270 Total Fat 16 g (Sat 3.5 g, Trans 0 g, Poly 6 g, Mono 6 g); Cholesterol 10 mg; Sodium 510 mg; Potassium 555 mg; Total Carbohydrates 27 g; Dietary Fiber 6 g; Total Sugars 20 g; Protein 6 g; Vitamin A 1117 (IU); Vitamin C 26 mg; Calcium 105 mg; Iron 2 mg; Vitamin D 0 (IU); Folate 100 mcg; Omega 3 Fatty Acid 1 g
% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 20%; Vitamin C 45%; Calcium 10%; Iron 8%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 Calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


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