Join The Conversation With Mishpacha's Weekly Newsletter



Issue 473: Oriental Salad

Faigy Grossman

This snappy, crunchy, colorful blend will disappear fast… make extra!

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

 Mishpacha-Recipe

Food and prop styling by Renee Muller, Photography by Hudi Greenberger

You’ll find yourself noshing on this as you make it — it’s that good. Make extra so there’s plenty left! I think the toasted sesame oil adds that extra wow factor. Hmmm, no, maybe it’s the bean sprouts, or the cashews?
No matter — that’s all in addition to the perfect blend of salad and dressing ingredients; definitely a prime choice to place on the menu plan!

INGREDIENTS

Serves 6–8

  • 8 oz (225 g) pre-checked romaine
  • lettuce, shredded
  • 6–8 baby corn, cut into thick slices
  • ¼ small red onion, thinly sliced
  • ½ 14-oz (400-g) can bean sprouts
  • ⅓ cup chopped cashews
  • 1 large handful snow peas
  • 3 Tbsp French-fried onions

DRESSING
  • 3 Tbsp oil
  • 4 Tbsp sugar or sugar substitute
  • 3 Tbsp vinegar
  • 1 tsp soy sauce
  • ¾ tsp mustard
  • ¼ tsp toasted sesame oil


PREPARATION

Place all salad ingredients into a large bowl and toss to combine. In a separate container, combine dressing ingredients and mix until well blended. Pour over salad and toss to coat. 

Serve immediately.

Related Stories

Layered Bulgur Salad

Brynie Greisman

Perfect as a side salad or a stand-alone light meal

Tuna-melt pizza

Chavi Feldman

Guilt-free! Protein-packed pizza makes a balanced meal

Issue 554: Chicken Vegetable Medley

Brynie Greisman

Bursting with color and flavor in every bite

Share this page with a friend. Fill in the information below, and we'll email your friend a link to this page on your behalf.

Your name
Your email address
You friend's name
Your friend's email address
Please type the characters you see in the image into the box provided.
CAPTCHA
Message


MM217
 
In the King's Hands
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The will of Hashem is done, whatever the circumstances
Healthy in Body and Spirit
Yonoson Rosenblum Michael Kaufman’s potentially lifesaving new work
It's Miller Time
Eytan Kobre Wisdom will assume the properties of the body it enters
The Purim Generation
Rabbi Nachman Zakon Is the mishloach manos about you? Or about others?
Gun Control: Dead on Arrival
David G. Greenfield Each time we were outraged, each time nothing happened
Watch Your Step
Rachel Bachrach Yehuda Spira is the owner of Dance with Confidence
Persian Piece
Jacob L. Freedman “I’m Persian and you’re Jewish, but it’s okay”
Service Provider
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman “You said ‘shalom bayis.’ If this is correct, press one”
Crisis Mode
Faigy Peritzman Every Jew needs a specific spiritual goal
Mother of the Year
Sarah Chana Radcliffe The perfect mother? How did she pull that off?
Reaching Higher
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt Esther found her internal greatness — we can too