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

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

  • Cook almonds ad sugar over low heat stirring constantly until sugar is melted and almonds are coated. They burn easily !! Cool and break apart.
  • Combine all ingredients for salad
  • In a blender bowl,or I use and immersion blender, combine all dressing ingredients. Blend until smooth and combined
  • Pour dressing on salad right before serving.

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.

Categories: Featured, Salads

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