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Strawberry avocado salad with poppy seed dressing

Brandy is the author of the food blog, Nutmeg Nanny. In her spare time she enjoys developing recipes, baking and cooking. She is a small town girl who left the corn fields of Ohio for the scenic beauty of the Hudson Valley region of New ...

Salad time!

Fresh sliced strawberries, avocado and fresh greens are combined with a sweet poppy seed dressing for a salad your whole family will love!

Salad time!

Salad and summer go hand in hand. This simple salad is perfect for a side dish and with the addition of grilled chicken could easily move into dinner territory.

Strawberry avocado salad with poppy seed dressing recipe

Yields 4 salads


  • 4 cups mixed baby greens
  • 1 avocado, diced
  • 1 cup sliced strawberries


  1. In four bowls, add mixed baby greens and top with equal amount diced avocados and sliced strawberries.
  2. Drizzle with poppy seed dressing.

Poppy seed dressing recipe

Yields about 1-1/2 cups


  • 1/3 cup white sugar
  • 1/3 cup Champagne vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon grated onion
  • 1 cup olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 2 tablespoons poppy seeds


  1. Dissolve sugar in a bowl with vinegar. Whisk in grated onion, olive oil and salt.
  2. Once combined, stir in poppy seeds.

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