This recipe came from Teri, it is a nice light salad that always gets compliments when served. The dressing is easy and simple.  The candied almonds are yummy and add a great crunch.

Mandarine Orange Salad

 

Mandarin Orange Salad

Rating: 51

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 25 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup sliced Almonds
  • 2 Tlb. sugar
  • 1/2 head lettuce, torn
  • 1 small bunch romaine lettuce, torn
  • 2 medium stalks celery, diced
  • 2 green onions, diced
  • 1 can (11oz.) Mandarin Oranges, drained
  • Sweet and Sour Dressing:
  • 1/3 cup Vegetable oil
  • 3 Tlb. sugar
  • 3 Tlb. vinegar
  • 1 Tlb. snipped parsley
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • Dash of pepper
  • Dash of Red Pepper Sauce, opt

Instructions

  1. Cook almonds ad sugar over low heat stirring constantly until sugar is melted and almonds are coated. They burn easily !! Cool and break apart.
  2. Combine all ingredients for salad
  3. In a blender bowl,or I use and immersion blender, combine all dressing ingredients. Blend until smooth and combined
  4. Pour dressing on salad right before serving.
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This recipe came from Teri, it is a nice light salad that always gets compliments when served. The dressing is easy and simple.  The candied almonds are yummy and add a great crunch.

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