Sicilian Orange Salad

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


6 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
Red onion and orange slices sprinkled with basil, oil and ground pepper make a pretty presentation that's bound to brighten any meal. "This zesty salad is even more colorful when you use dark-red blood oranges," writes Beverly Coyde of Gasport, New York.


  • 6 large navel oranges, peeled and sliced
  • 1 medium red onion, thinly sliced
  • 8 fresh basil leaves, thinly sliced
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper


  1. On a serving platter, alternately arrange orange and onion slices, with the slices slightly overlapping. Sprinkle with basil. Drizzle with oil and sprinkle with pepper.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 133 calories, 5g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1mg sodium, 23g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 5g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 fruit, 1 fat.