Delightful Mixed Berry Summer Salad

Picture this: the sun is shining, a gentle breeze rustles the leaves, and you’re sitting at a picnic table, ready to indulge in the perfect summer dish. Our Delightful Mixed Berry Summer Salad is a celebration of seasonal flavors and vibrant colors that captures the essence of summer in every bite.
**Ingredients**
This refreshing salad brings together a harmonious medley of ingredients:

  • 2 cups fresh mixed berries (strawberries, blueberries, raspberries)
  • 4 cups baby spinach and arugula mix
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1/4 cup red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinaigrette dressing
  • Fresh mint leaves for garnish

**Instructions**
1. Start by washing the mixed berries and patting them dry gently.
2. In a large bowl, toss together the baby spinach and arugula mix, creating a bed of vibrant greens.
3. Sprinkle the fresh mixed berries over the greens, allowing their natural sweetness to shine.
4. Add the crumbled feta cheese, chopped walnuts, and thinly sliced red onion to the salad.
5. Drizzle the balsamic vinaigrette dressing over the salad, adding a delightful tangy flavor that complements the sweetness of the berries.
6. Gently toss the salad to combine all the ingredients evenly.
7. Garnish with a few fresh mint leaves for a burst of aromatic freshness.
**Duration**
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
**Yield**
Serves: 4
**Summary**
With its combination of juicy berries, crisp greens, creamy feta, and crunchy walnuts, this Mixed Berry Summer Salad is a sensory delight that captures the essence of summer on a plate. The flavors and textures come together in perfect harmony, creating a satisfying and refreshing dish that’s ideal for picnics, barbecues, or light lunches.
**Nutrition**
(Per Serving)
– Calories: 180
– Carbohydrates: 12g
– Protein: 5g
– Fat: 13g
– Fiber: 4g
Picture yourself savoring each forkful of this salad, where every ingredient plays its part in a symphony of taste. As the sun kisses your skin and the flavors dance on your palate, this Delightful Mixed Berry Summer Salad becomes more than a recipe—it becomes a cherished memory of a perfect summer day.

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