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Thursday, September 15, 2011

Crunchy Mushroom, Apple & Celery Salad


Ingredients:

Celery sticks - 3 sliced thinly and diagonally
Spring onions - a handful, cut 1" strips
Lettuce - 3 gem lettuces or 1 cup of romaine lettuce
Fresh mushrooms - 1/2 cup chopped
Cox's apple / small appple - 1 thinly sliced
salt and freshly ground pepper

For Dressing:

Dijon Mustard - 1 tsp
Sugar - a pinch
Cider vinegar - 1 tbs
Extra virgin olive oil - 4 tbs

Method:

Put the lettuce and spring onions into a bowl of cold water. This will keep everything crisp. Mix together everything under "For Dressing" and set aside. Sprinkle sliced mushroom with salt and pepper. Heat a little olive oil in a skittle and saute' the mushrooms. Put the mushrooms into a large salad bowl and add half the dressing. Let it marinate for 15 minutes. Then mix together celery, apple, spring onion and lettuce and the rest of the dressing and toss the salad.




Entered this in the event A for Apple hosted by Ramya's Recipe

4 comments:

Jay said...

irresistable n hearty..
first time here...love your space..
nice presentation..
Am your happy subscriber now..:)
do stop by mine sometime..
Tasty Appetite

Lady (Go)diva !!! said...

Thanks Jay :D

Ramya said...

very healthy salad...thank you for sending this to my event

Ramya said...

please collect participation award from my blog
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