Nutty Mandarin Salad

Sugar-coated almonds give this lettuce salad just the right amount of crunch. Whenever I make this for luncheons, it's always a success.

Directions In a skillet over medium heat, cook sugar, butter and water, stirring constantly, until a syrup is formed. Add almonds; cook and stir for 4-6 minutes or until almonds are coated...


Ingredients

  • TOASTED ALMONDS:
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1/2 cup sliced almonds
  • DRESSING:
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup tarragon or white wine vinegar
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried tarragon
  • 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • SALAD:
  • 8 cups torn romaine
  • 6 cups torn Bibb lettuce
  • 1 can (15 ounces) mandarin oranges, drained
  • 1 cup thinly sliced green onions

Recipe reviews


Start the discussion...


Still not reviewed, be first


Related recipes like Nutty Mandarin Salad

Baked Spinach Artichoke Dip

Pillsbury.com
Wow your friends with an easy but elegant hot dip you can make ahead....

1: cup mayonnaise or salad dressing. 1: cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese. 1: can (about 14 oz) artichoke hearts, drained and coarsely chopped. 1: box (9 oz) ...

  • 45 Min
  • 4 Yield

Chinese Chicken Salad from Stevia In The Raw®

Allrecipes.com
"Chinese chicken salad complete with a sweet dressing using Stevia In The Raw."...

Chinese chicken salad complete with a sweet dressing using Stevia In The Raw. ... Teriyaki Chicken Wings with Hot Mango... {{text}} Superfood ... plays. Fruity Curry Chicken Salad Recipe and Video See how to make a tasty curry chicken ...

  • 35 Min
  • 4 Yield

Almond Spider Cakes

Myrecipes.com
A web of sugary goodness awaits you in these Halloween cupcakes. Almond paste in the batter and a co...

Almond paste in the batter and a colorful almond glaze give these cakes a distinctive nutty taste that kids will love. .... Buttermilk Peach Almond CakeRecipe  ...

  • 45 Min
  • makes 1 1/2 dozen

Barley and Edamame Salad with Red Pepper Drizzle

Bhg.com
A mix of barley and edamame give this salad real sticking power. With a unique roasted red pepper dr...

A mix of barley and edamame give this salad real sticking power. With a unique roasted red pepper drizzle, this salad will definitely be one of your new go to ...

  • 45 Min
  • 4 servings