Sunday, February 14, 2010

Mandarin Salad

Another of my mom's great recipes, she made it for part of our Valentine's dinner tonight. It is always a big hit with people.

Mandarin Salad

(printable version here)

1 small head iceberg
1 small head romaine
2 cups sliced celery
6 green onions, sliced
2 small cans mandarin oranges

1/2 cup oil
1/4 cup vinegar
dash pepper
1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp salt
dash tobasco
1 T parsley

1 cup sliced almonds
2 Tbs. butter
3 Tbs sugar
Melt butter, add sugar adn nuts and cook in skillet until carmelized. Cool on cookie sheet.