Mandarin Salad

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Cyndi Tilley

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This is one of my favorite salads. It is refreshingly different than your typical salad.

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A sweet departure, indeed! This is a great addition to any summer meal. The recipe doesn't make a whole lot of dressing, so I would recommend at least doubling it... it's that good. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Ingredients

  • 1 c
    sliced almonds
  • 4 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 3 bunch
    romaine lettuce head
  • 2
    green onions
  • 1 c
    celery, sliced
  • 1 can
    mandarin oranges, drained
  • DRESSING

  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • dash
    pepper
  • 1/4 c
    vegetable oil
  • 2 Tbsp
    vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    parsley, chopped
Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes5

Comments:31 Comments
Serves:8
Prep:30 Min
Method:No-Cook or Other

How to Make Mandarin Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. 1
    Mix all dressing ingredients together and chill in refrigerator. In small pan over medium heat cook almonds and sugar, stirring constantly, until almonds are coated and sugar is dissolved. Watch carefully as they burn easily! The almonds should be just a little brown.
  2. 2
    Mix lettuce, celery and onion. Just before serving, add oranges and almonds. Toss with dressing.

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About Mandarin Salad

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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