Simple Strawberry Bacon Blue Cheese Salad

Simple Strawberry Bacon Blue Cheese Salad

Pairs well with: Central Coast Chardonnay


  • 4-6 pieces of bacon, cooked and crumbled
  • 5 ounces mixed greens (or whichever variety of greens you like best!)
  • 1 cup fresh strawberries, hulled and sliced
  • ½ cup blue cheese crumbles
  • ½ cup pecan halves
  • ¼ cup golden balsamic vinegar
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • ¼ cup orange juice
  • ½ teaspoon ginger, ground


1. Combine all ingredients for dressing in a mason jar.

2. Put lid on jar and shake before serving over salad.

3. Combine salad ingredients in a plastic air-tight container for packing in your picnic. Do not dress salad until ready to eat to avoid soggy greens!