A Strawberry Salad is a small salad that contains strawberries, black pepper, salt, sugar, and olive oil. It can be eaten as a side dish for lunch or dinner. Strawberry Salads are popularly made in the spring time because of the seasonality of strawberries. Strawberry Salads have been around for many years and have grown internationally in popularity because of its simplicity to make and expand upon. Strawberry Salad was first created by Clementine Paddleford in an article she wrote on March 10th, 1930 called “Strawberries”. This article had recipes on Strawberry Jell-O salads which can still be found today but are more commonly known as Strawberry Spinach Salads .
Strawberry Salad Ingredients
Ingredients you will need: 1/2 cup olive oil, 2 cups strawberries (sliced), 1 tablespoon black pepper, 2 tablespoons salt, and 3 tablespoons sugar. As well as a blender or food processor.
Step 1: Combine the strawberries , sugar, salt, and pepper together in a bowl. This will be your base for your Strawberry Salad .
Step 2: Pour the oil into the mixture very slowly while stirring with a large whisk or spoon. This part takes patience but if done correctly it makes for an amazing Strawberry Salad dressing .
Step 3: Next place the salad into the fridge for at least 30 minutes before serving. This will help the Strawberry Salad have a better flavor and serve better.
Step 4: Enjoy your Strawberry Salad ! It is great as a side dish to any meal or as a snack.
The exact origin of Strawberry Salads isn’t known but it can be dated back to around the 1800’s thanks to early recipes such as Strawberry Jell-O salads (which we now know today as Strawberry Spinach Salad ) and Strawberry Pretzel salad which was first introduced by Elma Stuart in her article “Salads” written on July 25th, 1939 . Strawberry Salads didn’t really gain much popularity until Clementine Paddleford published an article called “Strawberries” on March 10th, 1930 where she outlined her Strawberry Strawberry Jell-O salad recipe. Strawberry salads are now one of the most popular salads in North America because of its simplicity to make and ability to be used as a side dish or meal. Strawberry Salads have grown so much over the years that it has even been combined with other fruits such as pineapples. Strawberry Salad is also combined with many different dressings including but not limited to Green Goddess dressing , Italian dressing, Raspberry Vinaigrette , Orange Ginger Dressing , Raspberry Poppy Seed Dressing , Basil Balsamic Vinegar Dressing , Strawberry Sesame Dressing , Creamy Strawberry Poppy Seed Dressing , Feta Strawberry Spinach Salad Dressing.
Clementineaddleford was an American cook, writer, and editor. She is widely recognized for her Strawberry Strawberry Jell-O salad recipe which was published on March 10th, 1930 in an article with the same name.
Strawberry Salad has gained much international popularity with many different variations of Strawberry Salad due to its simplicity and ease of making. Strawberry Salads are one of the most popular salads in North America because it is simple yet delicious. Strawberry Salads have been around for about 100 years and is continuously gaining popularity over time. Strawberry Salads can be made into a meal or side dish depending on what ingredients you add into it like fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses , etc . Strawberry Salads have grown so popular that there have been some creative spinoffs such as Strawberry Salad with Lime Vinaigrette, Strawberry Strawberry Spinach Salad, Strawberry Strawberry Mint Salad , Strawberry Strawberry Basil Sesame Dressing , Strawberry Chicken Salad.