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Kitchen Witch
October 12th, 2005, 03:30 PM
Spinach Salad with Roasted Hazelnuts


DRESSING
2 tablespoons hazelnut oil
OR
2 tablespoons olive oil
Juice of 1 lemon
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
1/4 teaspoon fresh ground pepper
2 teaspoons honey
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
1/2 teaspoon salt

SALAD
1 pound fresh spinach
1/4 pound fresh mushrooms
1/4 cup crisp fried bacon -- diced
1/3 cup roasted and chopped Oregon hazelnuts

Combine dressing ingredients in small bowl. Mix well and chill. Wash spinach and tear into small pieces. Combine mushrooms with spinach in salad bowl. Toss with bacon and chopped hazelnuts. Add dressing and mix well. Garnish with hard-boiled eggs, if desired.