Spinach Salad with Elderberry Vinaigrette Dressing
Using ingredients you have in your pantry, bring the subtly delicious flavor of the elderberry to your salad with this elderberry vinaigrette dressing. Elderberries have a sweet and tart flavor, similar to a blueberry or cranberry and pair perfectly with tart vinegar in our elderberry vinaigrette salad dressing.
The juice of these tiny berries is loaded with antioxidants, vitamins C, A, B6, iron, and beta carotene. Recent studies have examined elderberry’s possible effects on everything from colds and flus to diabetes and cancer.
So, go ahead, pack more nutritional benefits into your salad using our elderberry syrup. It's easy and delicious!
1/8 cup Elderberry Syrup
1/8 cup Quail & Olive's Blood Orange Olive Oil
2 tablespoons Quail & Olive's Champagne Mimosa Vinegar
4 cups baby spinach or spring mix lettuce
1/2 cups candied pecans
1/4 cups dried cranberries or fresh pomegranate seeds
1/4 cups crumbled goat cheese
1/4 cups cup slide Fuyu persimmons or small orange wedges
Combine all salad ingredients.
In a small jar, whisk together the ingredients for the dressing.
When ready to eat, pour the dressing and toss salad lightly.