"Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside."--Mark Twain

Spinach Salad Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Spinach Salad, by , is from The Extended Hargrove Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.


Added: Sunday, August 13, 2006


1/4 cup diced red onion
2/3 cup white sugar
1 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/2 teaspoon celery salt
1 tablespoon mustard powder
1 cup vegetable oil
1/3 cup white wine vinegar
4 eggs
10 ounces fresh spinach - chopped, washed and dried
1 head iceberg lettuce - rinsed, dried, and chopped
1/2 pound bacon - cooked and crumbled
1 1/2 cups crushed croutons
1 red onion, sliced in rings

Place eggs in a saucepan and cover completely with cold water. Bring water to a boil. Cover, remove from heat, and let eggs stand in hot water for 10 to 12 minutes. Remove from hot water, cool, peel and chop.
In a small saucepan, combine the diced onion, sugar, black pepper, celery salt, mustard, vegetable oil, and vinegar. Whisk over high heat until all ingredients are well mixed and onions are translucent. Remove from heat and refrigerate until cool.
In a large bowl, combine the eggs, spinach, iceberg, bacon, croutons and onion rings. Toss together.
Pour dressing over salad and toss to coat evenly.




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!