No-Fuss Avocado Onion Salad
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 3 medium ripe avocados, peeled and thinly sliced
- 1 large sweet onion, halved and thinly sliced
- 1/3 cup olive oil
- 1/4 cup stone-ground mustard
- 2 tablespoons lemon juice
- 1 tablespoon honey
- Arrange avocado and onion slices on a large platter. In a small bowl, whisk remaining ingredients; drizzle over salad. Serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts1 serving: 147 calories, 13g fat (2g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 108mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 3g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 fat, 1/2 starch.
May 4, 2018
Unconventional to be sure. Absolutely not the same old lettuce & tomato deal. I had no idea what the reaction to this mixture would be and wondered if I should really serve it as I mixed it, but what a WONDERFUL side dish and my family told me to make it again sometime! I made the recipe exactly as written but I seemed to have almost a quarter cup of dressing that pooled at the bottom of the bowl before serving. I might possibly cut back on the amount of dressing next time or just drain off the excess. Also was well-received at a Cinco de Mayo party last week!
Mar 20, 2017
With so few ingredients, I don't know what I could have done wrong, but this didn't work for us at all.
Oct 18, 2016
Fantastic, and soooo easy and inexpensive. My husband ate like 'twas his last meal!
Aug 9, 2014
Fixed this for lunch, it was sooooo good my sister asked me for the recipe! This was the first time I had made it so guess it is a keeper!! I loved it too.
Aug 9, 2014
Fixed this for lunch and it was soooo good my sister asked for the recipe! This was my first time in making it----guess it is a keeper!! I loved it too.
May 27, 2014
This is the most awesome salad ever! I made this for our Memorial Day BBQ and I got complaints.......that there wasn't enough! I could have easily doubled this and still not have had any leftovers. Just as several other reviewers stated, I too was hesitant after tasting the dressing on it's own as it is very tart and mustardy. I was concerned about ruining perfectly good avocados and Maui onions. Don't give that a thought! I have no idea how the veggies temper the dressing but together they are magical. This is a summertime keeper!
Apr 3, 2013
Easy, tasty, simple. That's the way to go
Oct 18, 2011
Tangy & sweet & oh, so GOOD! A few dashes of garlic powder finish it off perfectly. We eat this with everything all summer long! -Lesleigh Baden
Feb 8, 2011
This was an awesome side dish and super simple to put together. I was a bit hestitant after tasting the dressing. It was a quite tart alone but quite an enhancement to the avocado and onion.
Feb 3, 2011
Just had this salad for supper. Awesome!! We didn't have stone-ground mustard so we used spicy brown and it was superb. It was a HUGE hit with everyone!