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Green Salad with Fresh Orange Juice Dressing

Don't we all love eating salad when the weather is getting hot or warm? Salad is often served as an appetizer before a larger meal, but can also be a side dish, or a main course. Salad is also suitable for us who want to keep fit or on-diet .Of course, if we keep off from using the high calories yummy-delicious dressing..But to eat healthy doesn't mean we have to sacrifice our taste bud,right? I love Romaine lettuce mix with green apple and drizzle with some fresh squeesh orange on it.Here is my simple Green Salad with Fresh Orange Juice Dressing..
Ingredients:
1 head Romania lettuce,wash and cut
1 piece tomato,wash and diced
1 piece green apple,wash and diced
2 hard boiled eggs,shell off and cut halve
1 handful shredded jicima
1 handful shredded carrot
*wash and mix above ingredients well*


Dressing:
2 fresh oranges,cut halves squeesh
1 lime,cut halve and squeesh
1 tbsp sea salt
1 tsp ground white pepper.0
1 tbsp granulated sugar
4 tbsp olive oil
*mix above ingredients in a small bowl*






Method:
1:Wash and cut all fruits and vegetables,strain and set aside.

2:Wash and cut fresh oranges and lime into halve,squeesh into a small bowl,then mix with sea salt,sugar,olive oil and ground white pepper.Mix well ,check the seasoning then drizzle the orange juice mixture over your green salad.

3:Add hard boiled egg over the salad and serve.





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8 comments:

Little Corner of Mine said...
April 29, 2009 at 3:59 PM

Refreshing salad! Got a question, did you purposely make the pattern on the boiled egg like that? First time seeing this so got curious. :P

ICook4Fun said...
April 29, 2009 at 8:48 PM

I like a bit of sweetness in my salad so I always add some fresh fruits to it. I like what you did to the hard boil egg..so creative!

Beachlover's Kitchen said...
April 30, 2009 at 3:41 AM

LCOM:
Yes,I purposely cut the shape of hard boiled eggs this style when I'm in the mood to play around with thread:)

Icook4fun:
I know what you mean,I like fruit salad too..Thank you for your kind word:P

Zue Murphy said...
April 30, 2009 at 7:06 AM

A healthy meal is actually simple to make isn't it? I like salads. They are refreshing and tasty. You idea of using oranges and lime juice is excellent.

mycookinghut said...
April 30, 2009 at 8:05 AM

Salad is great! I totally agree with you that when the weather gets warmer, it's good to have salad!

sue said...
April 30, 2009 at 10:23 AM

Love salads...this is so healthy..great for eating out in my back garden in the summer days..you are so creative with the eggs...

Beachlover's Kitchen said...
May 1, 2009 at 12:20 AM

Zue:
Thank you:P

mycookinghut:
yes,good for diet before summer...eh? I'm talkling about me! lol!

Sue:
Thank you for your kind word:P just use a thread ,tie to your kitchen cabinet knob and pull zig-zag on your hard boiled egg.Viola,you got a zig -zag design egg!

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Hi!! My name is Lesley and I'm a simple SAHM(stay at home mom) who currantly live in Long Island,New York with my daughter Mishu and hubby Eliot .I'm Malaysian who live in US and A for many many moon and I'm also a person who love to eat, cook and bake. If you have any suggestions ,questions or comments please feel free to email me at beachlover1917(at)yahoo(dot)com. To know more about my life or my kitchen you can always hop over to my other 2 blog.