Berry Mandarin Salad

1/4 c. Sugar
2 Tbsp. Cider vinegar
2 Tbsp. Honey
1 1/4 tsp. Lemon juice
1/2 tsp. Paprika
1/2 tsp. Ground mustard
1/2 tsp. Grated onion
1/4 tsp. Celery seed
Dash Salt
1/3 c. Vegetable oil
8 c. Baby greens
2 c. Sliced strawberries
11 oz. Mandarin oranges, drained
1 Medium sweet onion, sliced into rings
1/3 c. Slivered almonds, toasted
4 Bacon strips, cooked and crumbled

Combine the first nine ingredients in a bowl and microwave one to two minutes. Stir until sugar is dissolved. Whisk in oil. Cover and refrigerate. Before serving, drizzle the remaining ingredients with dressing, gently toss.