Orange-Cucumber Lettuce Salad
I've always loved my grandma's recipe for spinach-mandarin salad, so when I found this recipe, I knew it was one I had to try. It's easy to make and great for special occasions. I treasure this recipe and have passed it on to many. —Valerie Belley, St. Louis, Missouri
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
- 5 cups torn Bibb lettuce
- 1 navel orange, peeled and sectioned
- 1/2 medium cucumber, sliced
- 1/4 cup orange juice
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1/4 teaspoon cider vinegar
- On two salad plates, arrange the lettuce, orange sections and cucumber. In a small bowl, whisk the orange juice, honey, oil and vinegar. Drizzle over salads.
Nutrition Facts2-1/2 cups: 259 calories, 14g fat (2g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 8mg sodium, 34g carbohydrate (29g sugars, 4g fiber), 3g protein.
Originally published as Orange-Cucumber Lettuce Salad in Reminisce Extra December 2004