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Judy's Mandarin Almond Salad

Judy's Mandarin Almond Salad

This one is COOL !!

Judy's Mandarin Almond Salad
Yields 6 servings

1/2 cup slivered almonds
4 tbls sugar - 1/4 cup veg oil
2 tbs vinegar
Salt & pepper
Dash hot sauce
Any type lettuce
1 can mandarin oranges drained
1 small onion chopped

In small skillet melt most of sugar over low heat, keep a small amount aside - add almonds until coated. Cool and break into smaller pieces and set aside
In a jar with tight fitting lid, combine oil, vinegar, parsley, salt & pepper, hot sauce and remaining sugar and shake well. Refrigerate until ready for salad.
Prepare salad with drained oranges and onion just prior to serving, shake dressing vigorously and pour over salad and toss.

Photo courtesy Victor Korniyenko, Creative Commons License.