Bibb Lettuce with Hot Orange Dressing
|Bibb lettuce head||1|
|Chopped fresh chives||1 Tablespoon|
|Slivered almonds||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), toasted|
|Mandarin oranges||1 Can (10 oz)|
|Salad oil||2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)|
|Salad vinegar||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Celery seed||1⁄4 Teaspoon|
A few hours ahead of serving time, wash Bibb lettuce.
Place in single layer in linen towel, roll and store in plastic bag, refrigerated, until dressing is made.
To make dressing, place oil, vinegar and seasonings in small jar and heat in microwave oven on HIGH 1-2 minutes to boiling point.
Tear lettuce into bite size pieces and place in salad bowl.
Add chives and drained mandarin oranges and toss.
Drizzle dressing over, garnish with almonds and serve immediately.
Calories 219 Calories from Fat 181
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 21 g31.6%
Saturated Fat 1 g5.1%
Trans Fat 0.3 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 4 mg0.2%
Total Carbohydrates 8 g2.8%
Dietary Fiber 1.6 g6.3%
Sugars 6.2 g
Protein 2 g3.3%
Vitamin A 34.3% Vitamin C 20.2%
Calcium 4.2% Iron 4.5%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet