Berry Nut Salad with Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing
Author: Nikki
Berry Nut Salad with Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing... This salad is so light and refreshing. The berries not only provide a nice pop of color but add a juiciness to the salad and provide such an irresistible flavor. Sugared almonds provide texture, crunch with a delightful sweetness. The Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing is the perfect complimenting flavor to this outstanding salad.
Sugared Almond Slices
  • 1 cup sliced almonds
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 5 cups spring mix
  • ¾ cup blueberries
  • ¾ cup raspberries
  • ¾ cup strawberries
  • 1 cup sugared sliced almonds
Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing
  • ⅔ cup mayo
  • ½ cup half and half
  • 6 Tablespoons sugar
  • 8 teaspoons apple cider vinegar
  • ¼ teaspoons salt
  • ½ teaspoon lemon zest
  • 4 teaspoons poppy seeds
Sugared Almond Slices
  1. In a large skillet toast the almonds over medium high heat by stirring constantly for about 3 minutes.
  2. Add sugar and continue to stir until the sugar is melted onto the almonds.
  1. Assemble salad ingredients as desired.
Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing
  1. Combine all dressing ingredients together in a blender and blend until well combined.
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