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Blood Orange Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

  • Author: Superman Cooks
  • Prep Time: 10 mins
  • Total Time: 10 mins
  • Yield: 4 portions 1x
  • Category: Salad
  • Cuisine: American

Description

A great winter salad that is flavorful and healthy, focusing on seasonal citrus


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Ingredients

  • FOR DRESSING:
  • 3 blood oranges
  • 1 mandarin orange
  • 1 lime
  • 2 tsp sugar
  • 1/4 C white vinegar
  • 1/4 C olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic
  • dash white pepper
  • FOR THE NUTS:
  • 1 C pecan halves
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 tbsp. sugar

Instructions

  1. To prepare dressing, squeeze juice of 2 blood oranges and lime into a bowl (try to get the pulp into the bowl as well).
  2. Add the sugar, vinegar, white pepper and crushed garlic and mix thoroughly.
  3. While whisking dressing, slowly drizzle olive oil in.
  4. TO MAKE PECANS:
  5. In a medium saute pan place oil and pecans and toss over medium heat, add salt and sugar and toss for 5 minutes. Remove from pan and allow to cool
  6. We tossed Bibb lettuce with orange segments and dressing and topped with pecans and red onions.

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