Celebration Salad is a special salad that my son, Chad and I created for our Christmas Eve dinner. The salad is a combination of salad greens, sauteed almonds, onions and garlic, with fresh Clementine wedges and sweetened dried cranberries. It is a salad that can be enjoyed for all occasions.
Ingredients For Celebration Salad-Service for 8
1. 6 oz of slivered almonds
2. 1/3 cup diced scallions
3. 1/3 cup diced garlic cloves
4. 3 tablespoons sesame oil
4. 3 tablespoons rice vinegar oil
5. 4 drops of soy sauce
6. 12 clementines broken into wedges
7. 8 0z 0f Spring Mix bought from Costco
Directions: Sauteed almond slivers in olive oil until they begin to brown and then set aside. Next saute green onions, garlic with rice vinegar and sesame oil and gradually bring to a simmer. Once simmering, then add browned almond slivers and then mix for a minute. Then pour and mix over Spring Mix, while adding Clementine wedges and sweetened dried cranberries.