Sweet Orange Carrot Salad

Sweet Orange Carrot Salad

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Traci Coleman

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Sweet alert!!!

I got this recipe several years ago from a co-worker who brought this dish to a pot-luck. Because it was "carrot salad" it went largely untouched. What a wonderfully pleasant surprise when I finally got the gumption to give it a taste!!!

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★★★★★ 2 votes

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Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 2
    oranges
  • 2 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
    mayonnaise
  • 1 Tbsp
    honey mustard
  • 1 tsp
    asian dark sesame oil
  • ·
    salt and pepper
  • 2 Tbsp
    candied ginger, minced
  • 1 lb
    peeled and shredded carrots
  • 2 Tbsp
    toasted sesame seeds

How to Make Sweet Orange Carrot Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Zest the two oranges and set aside. "Supreme" one of the oranges into sections and toss the orange segments with the shredded carrots, orange zest and minced ginger.
  2. In a separate bowl, sqeeze the juice from the second orange. Add lemon juice and brown sugar and stir until dissolved.
  3. In another bowl, mix the mayonnaise, honey mustard and sesame oil. Add salt and pepper to taste. Slowly combine the orange and lemon juice mixture in small amounts at a time, whisking it as it is added. Once combined, toss with the shredded carrots.
  4. Sprinkle the sesame seeds on top.
  5. Store in refrigerator.

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About Sweet Orange Carrot Salad

Course/Dish: Vegetables Other Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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