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orange almond lettuce salad

Recipe by
Barb Wandrey
Mesa, AZ

I received this recipe from my Aunt Margie. She is an amazing cook and I love her to pieces.

yield 6 serving(s)
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For orange almond lettuce salad

  • 1/2 c
    sliced almonds
  • 3 Tbsp
    granulated sugar
  • 1 c
    celery, diced
  • 2
    green onions, chopped
  • 1 small can
    manadarin oranges, drained
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 c
    salad oil
  • 2 Tbsp
    apple cider vinegar
  • dash
    black pepper
  • 2 Tbsp
    granulated sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    fresh parsley, chopped
  • dash
    tobasco sauce

How To Make orange almond lettuce salad

  • 1
    Sugared Almonds: Cook almonds and sugar on stovetop stirring constantly until like toffee. Remove from stove. Cool on aluminum foil. Break into smaller pieces when cooled. Set aside
  • 2
    Combine salad makings in a large bowl. Stir in cooled almonds. Toss with dressing and serve immediately.
  • 3
    Dressing: Combine dressing ingredients. I prepare in a small canning jar so I can shake the ingredients together.

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