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Salads & Sides
Wilted Spinach And Orange Salad
1 lb Spinach, washed and patted dry
8 Whole Scallions, cut into pieces
8 Slices Bacon
3 tsp Bacon drippings
3 Tbsp Lemon juice
3 Tbsp Vegetable oil
1 Tbsp Sugar
1/2 tsp Salt
1 tsp Tarragon
3 Oranges, peeled and cut into bite sized pieces
Remove stems from spinach and discard. Tear leaves into bite-sized pieces. Toss with scallions in a salad bowl. In skillet, fry bacon. Drain well, reserve drippings. Allow bacon to cool; then crumble and set aside. Mix bacon drippings, lemon juice, oil, sugar, salt and tarragon in a small saucepan. Bring to boil and pour over spinach and scallions; toss. Add Orange pieces and bacon. Toss again and serve immediately.
Serving Size: 6.