Banana Orange Salad
I came up with this salad when an unexpected guest showed up for lunch and I had to make do with what was on hand. I thought it would complement homemade soup, and it did. It's a refreshing salad that's also very attractive.
Total TimePrep: 15 min. + chilling
- 1 medium navel orange, peeled and sliced
- 1 to 2 tablespoons honey
- 1 teaspoon whole cloves
- 2 cups torn salad greens
- 1 medium firm banana, sliced
- 1 to 2 teaspoons sweetened shredded coconut, toasted
- Place orange slices in a bowl. Combine the honey and cloves; pour over oranges. Cover and refrigerate for at least 1 hour. Discard cloves. Arrange greens on salad plates. Top with orange and banana slices. Drizzle with honey mixture. Sprinkle with coconut.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 133 calories, 1g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 18mg sodium, 33g carbohydrate (26g sugars, 4g fiber), 2g protein.
Originally published as Banana Orange Salad in Cooking for One or Two Cookbook