Spring Garden Strawberry Salad

Spring Garden Strawberry SaladRecipe
Photo: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Heather Chadduck and Caroline Cunningham
Spring Garden Strawberry Salad celebrates the sweet taste of spring with fresh ingredients such as fresh sugar snap peas, baby argula, strawberries, cucumber, and baby English peas.


Makes 6 servings
Total time: 40 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Hands-on: 30 Minutes
Total: 40 Minutes


1 1/2 cups trimmed fresh sugar snap peas (about 5 oz.)
1 (4-oz.) package baby arugula
2 cups sliced fresh strawberries
1 cup seeded and chopped English cucumber
3/4 cup frozen baby English peas, thawed
4 ounces Gorgonzola cheese, crumbled
6 cooked bacon slices, coarsely chopped


1. Arrange sugar snap peas in a steamer basket over boiling water. Cover and steam 1 to 2 minutes or until crisp-tender. Plunge peas into ice water to stop the cooking process; drain. Cut peas diagonally in half.

2. Toss together arugula, next 5 ingredients, and sugar snap peas on a large serving platter. Serve with Sweet Basil Vinaigrette.