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Succotash Salad

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Ingredients
  Fresh ears of corn 4 , cooked and cut from the cob
  Fresh lima beans 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), shelled and cooked
  Fresh spinach 9 Ounce, rinsed, drained and torn into bite size pieces (1 Large Bunch)
  Bell pepper 1 , coarsely chopped (Green /Red Colored)
  Red onion 1 Medium, finely chopped
  Lean pork 1⁄2 Pound, thinly sliced (Raw)
  Freshly ground black pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground cumin 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chili powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Freshly squeezed orange juice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), finely minced
  Fresh lime juice/Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
Directions

MAKING
1) In a large salad bowl, add the spinach, corn, lima beans, bell pepper and onion together, toss well to mix thoroughly.
2) In another bowl, cut the sliced pork in 1-inch strips, then sprinkle with the pepper, cumin and chili powder, toss well.
3) In a heavy heated skillet, sprayed with the non-stick vegetable spray, stir-fry the pork for 3 minutes or until the pork strips are evenly browned.
4) Remove the pork from the skillet and keep aside.
5) Then stir in the orange juice and garlic into the skillet and loosen the crispy bits over a high heat.
6) Boil to reduce the orange juice to 1/ 2 cup, then turn off the heat.
7) Stir in the lime juice and oil, blend well, then allow the dressing to cool to room temperature.
8) Pour the dressing over the corn mixture, toss well.
9) Then add the pork and toss to thoroughly combine.

SERVING
10) Serve immediately on individual serving plates.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Stewed
Dish: 
Salad
Ingredient: 
Corn
Interest: 
Gourmet
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
55 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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