Arugula Summer Salad with a garlic sesame dressing…

Nothing better after a very hot South Florida day than a nice refreshing salad for dinner!

After 2 days on a road trip visiting my not so favorite lunch and dinner establishments, its really nice to be able to enjoy something really tasty, fresh and nutritional 🙂

So here is today’s dinner salad:

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For the dressing mix all the below ingredients:

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  • 2 tablespoons of lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon of light brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons of fish sauce
  • 2 teaspoons of sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon of sesame seeds
  • 1 teaspoon of black sesame seeds
  • 2 teaspoons of chopped jalapeños
  • 2 teaspoons of chopped garlic

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For the salad:

  • 4 cups of arugula
  • 3 hard boiled eggs
  • 2 avocados
  • 4 nice big strawberries
  • green onions
  • 3 radishes thinly sliced

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I quartered the boiled eggs, slice the avocados ( I sliced them earlier and drizzled some lemon juice to stop them from going black).

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Sliced the strawberries, green onions and radishes and layered them all nice and pretty on the arugula.

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Finally drizzled the yummy dressing onto it and gave it a nice toss before serving.

Talk about a bite with a kick! That was one tasty and refreshing salad 🙂

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