Mandarin Salad Oriental Recipe

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Mandarin Salad Oriental

Stephanie Dodd

By
@skeen

This recipe may sound a little labor intensive but it is well worth the effort! Perfect salad for any social event!


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Serves:

6

Prep:

10 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

3 oz
pkg. oriental flavored ramen noodle soup mix
1/2 c
sliced almonds
5 Tbsp
sugar, divided
1/2 c
vegetable oil
3 Tbsp
white vinegar
1 Tbsp
fresh parsley, chopped
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
pepper
1/8 tsp
hot sauce
1/2
head iceberg lettuce, torn
1/2
head romaine lettuce, torn
5
celery ribs, chopped
2
green onions, chopped
11 oz
can mandarin orange sections, drained

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Remove flavor packet from soup mix and set aside. Crumble Ramen noodles. Bake noodles in a shallow pan at 350 degrees for 10 minutes or until toasted, stirring after 5 minutes. Remove from oven and cool. Cook sliced almonds and 3 T. sugar in a small nonstick skillet over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, 5 to 6 minutes or until sugar is dissolved and almonds are evenly coated.
2
Remove almond mixture from heat and set aside. Whisk together reserved flavor packet, remaining 2 T. sugar, oil, and next 5 ingredients. Toss togethers lettuces, celery and onions in a bowl. Drizzle with dressing; toss. Add noodles, almond mixture, and oranges. Serve immediately. ENJOY!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Lettuce Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American