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Mandarin Salad Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Connie Cramer
Added: Thursday, April 7, 2005

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Dressing:
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1/4 cup cider vinegar
!/4 cup sugar
2 Tbsp finely chopped parsley
1 tsp salt
1/4 tsp hot pepper sauce
1/3 cup sugar
1 cup sliced almonds

1 large head iceberg lettuce,torn in bite-size pieces
(14 cups)
1 large head romaine lettuce, torn in bite-size pieces (14 cups)
2 cups chopped celery
2 cans (11oz each) manarin oranges, drained
1 cup thinly sliced red onion

Directions:
Directions:
Shake all Dressing ingredients in a jar with a tight fitting lid. Store in refrigerator.
Stir almonds and 1/3 cup sugar in a small pan over medium heat until sugar melts and starts to caramelize and almonds are very lightly toasted. Scrape into a small metal bowl, cool to room temperature. Break up and store covered at room temperature up to 1 month.
Just before serving, put lettuces in a large bowl. Add celery, oranges, onions and almonds. Shake dressing well and pour over salad and toss to mix and coat.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
20
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I always make more almonds then the recipe calls for because everyone eats them before they make it to the salad!!

 

 

 

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