"The tradition of Italian cooking is that of the matriarch. This is the cooking of grandma. She didn't waste time thinking too much about the celery. She got the best celery she could and then she dealt with it."--Mario Batali

Waldorf Salad- Classic Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
LaQuita Green
Added: Monday, August 31, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1/4 cup raisins
1 tablespoon lemon juice
1 cup celery, chopped
1 cup seedless grapes, halved
1/4 cup pecans or walnuts
1 cup apples chopped, (Granny smith or a Sweet tart apple or a combination of different tart apples)

Directions:
Directions:
Sprinkle apples with lemon juice after they are peeled, cored, diced. Add all other ingredients. Toss to coat all pieces with mayonnaise. Serve on a bed of romaine lettuce. Top salad with the pecans or walnuts (plain, toasted or candied).

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Add a meat if you want to use for your Main Entree: Strips of Chicken Breast, Turkey, Smoked Turkey, Cubed smoked pork loin, or Grilled Salmon. Any meat can be added on top of the Waldorf salad , or lightly tossed to make a nice entree.

 

 

 

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