Get Nutritional Boosts by Eating a Strawberry Arugula Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette
Advantages of Balsamic Vinegar
Balsamic vinegar is a popular food condiment for good reasons. In addition to the irresistible taste, it contains only natural sugars and has been proven to lower cholesterol and stabilize blood pressure. This homemade dressing recipe below gives you a sweet dressing to offset the peppery arugula and flavorful gorgonzola without any added sugars. Making your own dressing allows you to control the ingredients and substitute healthier alternatives. For more information, read Healthline’s overview on balsamic vinegar.
Benefits of Making your Own Balsamic Vinnaigrette
Toast honey-glazed pecan halves in a skillet.
Cool honey-glazed pecans and break into smaller pieces.
Combine greens, strawberries, cheese, red onion, and cranberries.