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Yummy Strawberry and Fig Romaine Salad

Author Notes

One of my most requested recipes! Deliciously sweet and satisfying Summer salad! —Susan Uhlein D'Aiutolo

  • Prep time 20 minutes
  • Serves 6
Ingredients
  • Salad
  • 2 bunches Romaine Heads
  • 1 cup Sliced Strawberries
  • 1/4 cup Shaved good quality Parmesan Cheese
  • 2 tablespoons Slivered Almonds
  • 4 Thin sliced Figs
  • Optional: Sliced Grilled Chicken
  • Dressing
  • 1 cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 3/4 cup Sugar
  • 1/2 cup Red Wine Vinegar
  • 2 cloves Garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher Salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon Fresh Ground Pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon Paprika
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Chop Romaine and place in large bowl with remaining salad ingredients.
  2. Shake dressing ingredients in a large Mason jar (or other large vessel with a tight fitting top). Pour dressing over salad 5 minutes before serving. Enjoy!!!
  3. Optional: You can add grilled chicken to this salad and make it a meal!!!

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