Shaved Carrots Salad
This salad is so totally different it should make you marvel why you don’t make extra salads with out lettuce—as a result of who needs it? This salad has texture and flavor galore, not to point out so many colours that it is going to be the centerpiece of any table and have everyone guessing until they chew into it. It’s additionally one of the few cold-weather salads that evokes summertime sunshine.
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Makes 6 to 8 servings
- 1 pound carrots
- 1 cup pomegranate seeds
- Juice of 1 lemon
- 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
- 1 teaspoon sesame oil
- 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
- 1 cup chopped parsley
- 2 tablespoons sesame seeds
- Sprint of salt
Utilizing a cheese slicer or a vegetable peeler, peel the carrots. Discard the first outer layer of each carrot however then make each thick peel into as long of a strand as you'll be able to. You gained’t have the ability to use everything of each carrot, however whenever you start to run out of room you'll be able to all the time flip the carrot over to the other aspect—just be certain that to all the time discard that preliminary peel.
In a big salad bowl, mix the pomegranate seeds, lemon juice, olive oil, sesame oil, vinegar, parsley, sesame seeds, and salt with the carrots and toss till absolutely mixed.
The size of the noodle-like peeled carrots right here is as much as you: Lengthy strands look lovely however they're additionally slightly less straightforward to eat. If you'll an occasion where there are plastic knives and no tables, you might need to chop the carrot strands a bit earlier than serving. You possibly can even use precut matchstick carrots in a pinch.
Reprinted from “Deliver It!” © 2018 by Ali Rosen. Revealed by Operating Press.