Super Simple Spinach Salad

Super Simple Spinach Salad Recipe


  • 4 ounces baby spinach
  • 1 large Honeycrisp apple
  • 2 ounces Vella Mezzo Secco cheese
  • ¼ cup pepitas (optional)

Apple Cider Vinaigrette

  • ¼ cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 Tablespoons apple cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons pure maple syrup
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • ¼ teaspoon dijon mustard
  • sea salt and pepper, to taste


  1. In a small bowl or jar, whisk together or shake the olive oil, apple cider vinegar, maple syrup, garlic, and dijon. Season with sea salt and pepper, as desired.
  2. In a large bowl, toss together the spinach, apple slices, Mezzo Secco, and pepitas (if using).
  3. Drizzle the dressing over the salad and toss until coated.
  4. Serve immediately and enjoy!