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Cougar Cheese Recipes

Strawberry Spinach Salad with Cougar Gold

2 tablespoons sesame seeds
1/3 cup olive oil

1/3 cup red wine vinegar

1/2 teaspoon sugar
2 teaspoons minced green onion

1/2 teaspoon paprika
1/4 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce

In small skillet over medium heat, stir sesame seeds until golden; set aside.  Blend oil, vinegar, sugar, onions, paprika and Worcestershire sauce, and toasted sesame seeds.  Refrigerate until ready to use.


1-1/2 pounds fresh spinach
2 cups fresh strawberries, hulled and halved
1 cup crumbled Cougar Gold® Cheese

Wash spinach thoroughly, dry and tear into bite-sized pieces.  In a large bowl, combine spinach, strawberries and cheese.

Pour dressing over salad and toss gently. Serve immediately.

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