Carrot Salad With Orange, Green Olives, And Green Onions
 
the honey is optional because some carrots are sweeter than others. 
taste the salad, then decide whether to drizzle. 
 
3 lb.  carrots, peeled, cut on diagonal into 1/4-inch-thick slices
1/4 cup  extra-virgin olive oil
1/4 cup  fresh lemon juice
1 Tbsp  grated orange peel
1 Tbsp  ground coriander
  drizzle of honey (optional)
1 cup  drained chopped pitted brine-cured green olives
1 cup  chopped green onions
  orange slices
  fresh italian parsley sprigs
 
cook carrots in large pot of boiling salted water until crisp-tender, 
about 7 minutes. drain well. 
whisk oil, lemon juice, orange peel, and coriander in large bowl to 
blend. add hot carrots and toss to coat. cool, tossing occasionally. 
season with salt and pepper. drizzle with honey, if desired. stir in 
olives and green onions. cover and refrigerate at least 3 hours. (can 
be made 1 day ahead. keep refrigerated.) 
 
stir salad to redistribute dressing. garnish edges of platter with 
orange slices and parsley. mound carrots in center. 
 
makes16 servings. 
 
 
 
 
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(ID: 1485) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Tue, Aug 30, 2005


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