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Spinach, Orange, Beet Salad

Posted by Courtney Schupp | October 14, 2020

Prep time: 10 minutes | Cooking time: 0 minutes | Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 4 cups spinach
  • 2 medium oranges (peeled and separated) or 1 small can mandarin oranges
  • 1 cup beets, drained and cut into thin strips
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • Dash of ground ginger
  • Dash of pepper

Live Well Tips


  • Learn how to create this delicious recipe with this video!
  • Spinach is packed with Vitamin A & C and is full of iron that is good for your blood.
  • Beets provide fiber and Vitamin C, and adds beautiful color to your salad!
  • Adding nuts like almonds or walnuts provides a good crunch and protein to your salad.

Directions

  1. In a bowl add spinach, oranges and beets.
  2. In a jar add the dressing ingredients, cover with a lid and shake until combined. You can also whisk with a fork in a small bowl.
  3. Pour dressing over the spinach, oranges, and beets. Toss to coat salad.

Nutrition Facts

Serving size 1½ cups: Calories–108; Protein–2g; Carbohydrate–10g; Total Fat–7g; Saturated Fat–0g; Cholesterol–0mg; Fiber–2g; Sodium–51mg; Vitamin C–24%; Vitamin A–17%; Iron–6%; Calcium–4%

Adapted from Read for Health curriculum, Washington State University Extension