Mixed Greens with Orange-Ginger Vinaigrette

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


8 servings

Updated: Sep. 30, 2022
Zingy vinaigrette combines orange juice, ginger and a flick of cayenne. Just whisk, toss with greens and top the salad your way. —Joy Zacharia, Clearwater, Florida
Mixed Greens with Orange-Ginger Vinaigrette Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup canola oil
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 teaspoons grated fresh gingerroot
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • SALAD:
  • 12 cups torn mixed salad greens
  • 2 medium navel oranges, peeled and sliced crosswise
  • 1 cup thinly sliced red onion


  1. In a small bowl, whisk the first 7 ingredients until blended. In a large bowl, toss greens with 1/4 cup vinaigrette; transfer to a serving dish. Top with oranges and onion. Serve immediately with remaining vinaigrette.

Nutrition Facts

1-1/2 cups: 119 calories, 7g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 202mg sodium, 15g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 3g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 fat, 1 vegetable, 1/2 starch.