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Spinach and Apple Salad w/ Bacon Dressing

10 ounces fresh spinach -- torn in bite sized pieces
4 bacon slices
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 small onion -- diced
2 tablespoons cider vinegar
1 teaspoon brown mustard
1/2 teaspoon sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1 apple -- cored and thinly sliced

Place spinach in large bowl. Cook bacon in large skillet over medium high heat until crisp. Remove to paper toweling to drain. Discard all but 3 Tablespoons drippings from skillet. Add oil to drippings in skillet and heat. Add onion; cook until tender, about 3 minutes. Stir in vinegar, mustard, sugar, salt and pepper. Bring to boiling. Remove from heat. Add apple to spinach. Pour hot dressing over spinach and apple; toss well to coat. Crumble bacon and sprinkle over salad. Serve immediately.