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CARROT CUCUMBER RIBBON MIXED GREENS SALAD
Carrot Cucumber Ribbon Mixed Greens Salad has organic mixed salad greens, fresh garden herbs like basil, cilantro, and parsley, shredded carrots, thin-sliced onion, and cucumber ribbons. Enjoy this fresh, herby Summer salad with your favorite salad dressings!
Hi Everyone, we have been using the fresh greens and veggies from our organic CSA share box all through the Summer.
This salad is a great way to just use up whatever veggies you have in your produce drawer.
– 8 ounces mixed salad greens, washed and dry – 1 English cucumber, skinned and cut into ribbons – 1-2 stalks celery, ends cut and diced – 1-2 sweet pepper, chopped
– 1/4 yellow onion (or substitute the same amount sweet onion) – 1/2-1 cup shredded carrot – fresh basil leaves, chopped, amount to taste – fresh cilantro leaves (and or flowers), chopped, amount to taste
helpful kitchen tools
• mixing bowl • cutting board • chef's knife • serving bowls and utensils
In a large mixing bowl or salad bowl add the salad greens, cucumber ribbons, chopped celery, kohlrabi, onion, carrot and herbs (basil, cilantro and parsley). Toss to combine and serve with your favorite salad dressing, Kosher salt and pepper, enjoy!
Give this healthy and satisfying salad a try. Yum!
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