Perfect Summer Berry Salad

The perfect side for any summer meal!

By Erin Michael, Publisher Macaroni Kid Plymouth, MA July 1, 2021

This salad is perfect for any summer meal. Whether you are cooking on the grill, or turning the oven on, this recipe turns any meal into a showstopper. 

Need a meal idea? Top this will grilled chicken or steak tips for an easy dinner. 

~1/2 lb strawberries
~1/2 pint raspberries
~1 avocado
~1 bag baby spinach
~1/2 cup shaved parmesan cheese
~1 tablespoon olive oil
~balsamic glaze (to drizzle)
~pinch of salt
~poppy seeds (optional)


1. Cut strawberries in half. 

2. Dice avocado into bite size cubes. 

3. Toss all ingredients (except for olive oil, glaze, and salt) together.

4. Drizzle salad with olive oil and sprinkle with salt. Mix again. 

5. Drizzle with balsamic glaze and top with poppy seeds (optional) just before serving.

6. Enjoy!

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