ALMOND & APPLE WILD RICE SALAD

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Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

This would make a great addition to most any meal, or as a stand-alone lunch.
Recipe & photo: tasteofhome.com

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
10
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
uncooked wild rice
2 medium
apples, chopped
2 Tbsp
plus 1/2 cup orange juice
4 tsp
olive oil
4 tsp
red wine vinegar
1 Tbsp
honey
3/4 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
white pepper
2
celery ribs, chopped
1/2 c
unblanched almonds, coarsely chopped
optional toppings: halved green grapes, cubed cheddar cheese, and chopped red onion

How to Make ALMOND & APPLE WILD RICE SALAD

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cook the wild rice according to package directions. Transfer to a large bowl; cool completely.
  • 2While rice is cooking, toss apples with 2 Tbsp. orange juice in a small bowl. In another bowl, whisk the remaining orange juice, oil, vinegar, honey, salt and pepper.

    Tip: the orange juice will prevent the apples from turning brown.
  • 3Add the apples and celery to rice. Drizzle with the orange juice dressing; toss to combine. Refrigerate, covered, until chilled. Sprinkle with almonds and other toppings, if desired.

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About ALMOND & APPLE WILD RICE SALAD

Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids