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carrot raisin salad

a recipe by
Diane C.
Anytown, TX

I love a crisp carrot raisin salad. This has a lovely tang to it.

serves 4 - 6
prep time 30 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For carrot raisin salad

  • 3 c
    grated fresh carrots (pack to measure)
  • 1/4 c
    orange juice
  • 2 tsp
    lemon juice
  • 1/2 c
    raisins (washed in hot water, then drained)
  • 3/4 c

How To Make carrot raisin salad

  • 1
    Combine all ingredients in a bowl. Cover and chill for 2-3 hours for to flavors to marry.
  • 2
    Notes: You can make this with just the orange juice, but the lemon juice gives an added zip. The reason for washing the raisins in hot water is to remove the sugar coating. If you let them sit in the hot water, they will plump up.