If you like spinach and bacon; why not make them into a salad? This is a perfect and easy recipe to enjoy them both. Feel free to modify the recipe to your liking.
1 (7 ounce) bag baby spinach greens
½ cup fat free salad croutons
¼ cup white vinegar
¼ cup water
¼ cup Dijon mustard
3 tablespoons SPLENDA® No Calorie Sweetener, Granulated
5 slices turkey bacon
¼ cup chopped red onion
2 garlic cloves, minced
Place spinach greens in a large mixing bowl. Remove any undesirable leaves or large stems. Add croutons. Set aside.
Make dressing. Blend together vinegar, water, mustard and SPLENDA® Granulated Sweetener in a small mixing bowl.
Finely slice bacon into small strips. Place in a medium saucepan and fry over medium-high heat until crispy (approx. 3-4 minutes). Add onion and garlic and cook over medium-high heat 1-2 minutes.
Add vinegar mixture and simmer 1-2 minutes. Pour over spinach and croutons. Toss well. Serve immediately.
Thanks once again to Splenda for this quick and yummy salad recipe!