Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad

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Strawberry goat cheese salad is the perfect spring salad. It's full of sweet strawberries, tangy goat cheese, and a refreshing lemon champagne vinaigrette!


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For the lemon champagne vinaigrette

  • 1/3 cup (51g) champagne vinegar
  • 1/3 cup (60g) extra virgin olive oil
  • Juice from 1 lemon (~1/4 cup; 59g)
  • 1 Tablespoon dijon mustard
  • 1 garlic clove, finely diced
  • 1 small shallot, finely diced
  • 1 teaspoon capers, drained & finely diced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teasoon ground black pepper

For the salad

  • 3 cups mixed greens (spinach, arugula, kale, etc.)
  • 1 cup romaine
  • 1 cup strawberries, cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 4 ounces protein of choice, optional
  • 3 Tablespoons lemon champagne vinaigrette
  • 2 Tablespoons goat cheese crumbles


For the lemon champagne vinaigrette

  1. Finely dice the shallot, garlic, and capers. Place in a small bowl.
  2. Whisk in vinegar, olive oil, lemon juice, mustard, salt, and pepper.
  3. Set aside.

For the salad

  1. Place both lettuces, strawberries, protein, and goat cheese in a large bowl.
  2. Drizzle dressing on top.
  3. Toss with tongs & serve immediately. Enjoy!


  • This salad is perfect in the spring and summer, when strawberries are fresh!
  • You can use whatever type of lettuce you'd like.
  • In lieu of champagne vinegar, you can sub white wine, apple cider, or balsamic vinegar.
  • This salad is best when fresh!


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