Red Leaf and Mandarin Salad Recipe

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Red Leaf and Mandarin Salad Recipe
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Red Leaf and Mandarin Salad Recipe

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A delicious mix of sweet, salty and tangy makes this effortless salad outstanding. It looks beautiful with the colorful lettuce, peppers, mandarin oranges and almonds glistening with dressing. —Heather Villasenor, Amarillo, TX
MAKES:
10 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES:
10 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 25 min.

Ingredients

  • 8 cups torn red leaf lettuce
  • 1 can (15 ounces) mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 1/4 cup chopped sweet yellow pepper
  • 1/4 cup chopped sweet red pepper
  • 5 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped red onion
  • 1/3 cup sliced almonds, toasted

Directions

In a salad bowl, combine the lettuce, oranges, cheese and peppers.
In a small bowl, whisk the oil, honey, vinegar, mustard and salt. Stir in onion. Pour over salad and toss to coat. Sprinkle with almonds. Serve immediately. Yield: 10 servings.
Originally published as Red Leaf and Mandarin Salad in Country Woman June/July 2009, p45

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup: 164 calories, 12g fat (2g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 154mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 2g fiber), 3g protein.

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  • 8 cups torn red leaf lettuce
  • 1 can (15 ounces) mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 1/4 cup chopped sweet yellow pepper
  • 1/4 cup chopped sweet red pepper
  • 5 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped red onion
  • 1/3 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  1. In a salad bowl, combine the lettuce, oranges, cheese and peppers.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk the oil, honey, vinegar, mustard and salt. Stir in onion. Pour over salad and toss to coat. Sprinkle with almonds. Serve immediately. Yield: 10 servings.
Originally published as Red Leaf and Mandarin Salad in Country Woman June/July 2009, p45

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kelzyear User ID: 5735904 100431
Reviewed Jun. 11, 2011

"absolutely loved this salad, and my family did as well. I have made it twice and both times a success!"

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