NIKKI SMITH Recipe

Avocado Citrus Salad

By NIKKI SMITH adorefood


Recipe Rating:
Serves:
4
Prep Time:
Cooking Method:
No-Cook or Other

NIKKI's Story

I love Avocados!!! So why not have a nice refreshing avocado salad.You can also use tomatos like it did..

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Notes from the Test Kitchen:
The avocado and orange make this salad sooo delightful! We loved the dressing...and well, just can't wait to make it again!

Ingredients

DRESSING
2 Tbsp
sugar
2
limes
dash of salt
2 Tbsp
vegetable oil
SALAD
1 large
firm, ripe avocado, peeled, seeded and sliced
2 c
torn romaine lettuce
1 large
orange, peeled and cut into sections
1/4 small
red onion, sliced into thin wedges
2 Tbsp
snipped fresh cilantro (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
For dressing, zest limes to measure 1 teaspoon zest; juice limes to measure 1/4 cup juice. Place zest and juice in small bowl. Add sugar, salt and oil; whisk until blended. Cover; refrigerate until ready to use.
2
For salad,cut avocado in half lengthwise; remove seed and cut flesh away from skin. Cut avocado into slices
3
Arrange lettuce, avocado slices, orange sections and onion on small plates. Drizzle with dressing. Sprinkle with cilantro, if desired.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy


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61 Comments

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Yvonne Zagorski Froggy1
Feb 4, 2012
I just found this recipe and can't wait to make it. It sounds so goooood. Thank you,
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Doreen Fish dfish
Jan 20, 2012
Looks great...love avocado!!
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Jan 20, 2012 - Doreen Fish shared this recipe with discussion group: ~ LOVE YOUR HEART~
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Eula Tolliver GOODEATSATSAWBRIARACRES
Jan 20, 2012
Can't wait to serve this to my new son-in-law from the Dominican. He loves Avocado's and it's hard to come up with new dishes. Thanks!
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Phyllis Lively PhyllisBaker
Jan 15, 2012
I am definitely making this for a ladies luncheon soon. Thank You.