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avocado strawberry salad topped with lemon poppy seed dressing

Strawberry Avocado Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing (Paleo)

  • Author: Katie
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: serves 2-4 1x


This healthy strawberry avocado salad is made on a bed of butter lettuce and topped with fresh strawberries, ripe avocado, bacon and cucumber.  Then drizzled with a homemade poppy seed dressing.




  • 3 cups butter lettuce (shredded and packed)
  • 10 small strawberries, chopped
  • 1 small avocado, cubed
  • 6 strips cooked bacon, cut to bite-sized pieces
  • 2 small cucumbers, sliced
  • 1/4 cup fresh dill (not packed)
  • 1/8 cup thinly sliced red onion


  • 2 Tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tsp mustard
  • 1 tsp honey (omit for whole30)
  • 1 tsp poppy seeds


  1. For the salad: Place lettuce in a large serving bowl.  Top with strawberries, avocado, bacon, cucumbers, onion and dill.
  2. For the dressing: combine all dressing ingredients in a small bowl.  Whisk until well combined.  Drizzle the dressing over the salad just before serving.
  3. Best eaten immediately.


This recipe will serve 2 as a main meal, or 4 as a side salad.

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