may: strawberries

arugula salad with strawberries

Prep time: 15 mins | Difficulty: Easy | Serves: 4

1 cup strawberries, rinsed, hulled, and quartered
2 Tbsp balsamic vinegar (divided)
2 Tbsp olive oil
¼ tsp salt
¼ tsp pepper
2 bunches arugula, washed, dried, and trimmed
½ cup toasted pecan halves

In a large bowl, toss strawberries with 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar. Let the strawberries sit for 5 to 10 minutes.

In a small bowl, whisk together the remaining 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar with the olive oil, salt, and pepper. Add the vinaigrette you’ve just made to the strawberries. Add arugula and toasted pecan halves. Toss to combine, and serve.