Dawn NoltAuthorDawn NoltCategoryTags, , DifficultyBeginnerRating

Packed with mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, avocado, eggs and shrimp, and topped with a thick, creamy dressing, our Sesame Spinach Salad can stand alone as lunch or accompany dinner.

Yields10 Servings

 10 oz fresh spinach, torn
 1 pt cherry tomotoes, halved
 1 ripe avocado, peeled and sliced
 5 oz cooked salad shrimp
 8 oz fresh mushrooms, sliced
 2 Nature's Yoke eggs, hard-boiled and chopped
 ¼ cup sesame seeds, toasted
 ¼ cup Parmesan cheese, shaved
Creamy Dressing
 1 cup sour cream
 ½ cup mayonnaise
 2 tbsp finely chopped onion
 1 tbsp sugar
 1 tbsp white vinegar
 ½ tsp salt
 ¼ tsp garlic powder

1

In a large salad bowl, toss the spinach, tomatoes, avocados, shrimp, mushrooms, eggs and sesame seed. Sprinkle wtih Parmesan cheese.

2

In a small bowl, combine the dressing ingredients and mix well. (This dressing is quite thick. A bit of water can be added if you want a thinner dressing.) Serve dressing with salad.

Ingredients

 10 oz fresh spinach, torn
 1 pt cherry tomotoes, halved
 1 ripe avocado, peeled and sliced
 5 oz cooked salad shrimp
 8 oz fresh mushrooms, sliced
 2 Nature's Yoke eggs, hard-boiled and chopped
 ¼ cup sesame seeds, toasted
 ¼ cup Parmesan cheese, shaved
Creamy Dressing
 1 cup sour cream
 ½ cup mayonnaise
 2 tbsp finely chopped onion
 1 tbsp sugar
 1 tbsp white vinegar
 ½ tsp salt
 ¼ tsp garlic powder

Directions

1

In a large salad bowl, toss the spinach, tomatoes, avocados, shrimp, mushrooms, eggs and sesame seed. Sprinkle wtih Parmesan cheese.

2

In a small bowl, combine the dressing ingredients and mix well. (This dressing is quite thick. A bit of water can be added if you want a thinner dressing.) Serve dressing with salad.

Sesame Spinach Salad