Romantic Spinach Nut Salad with Homemade Dressing
8 oz fresh spinach
grated carrots (about 3) or as many as you like
1 quarter pound salted mixed nuts
1 tsp garlic salt
1 tsp. paprika
1/4 cup white vinegar
1/3 cup ketchup
1/3 cup sugar
1/2 cup oil
Toss carrots and spinach together, do not add nuts until immediately before serving.
Mix dressing ingredients and pour on salad along with nuts right before serving.
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My mom used to make this salad and dressing on special occasions and I made it when I was courting my wife as part of a romantic dinner by candle-light. It was a hit and now it's become a romantic tradition for us!