Healthy eating: Shredded carrot and almond salad |

Healthy eating: Shredded carrot and almond salad

Healthy Eating


1/4 cup olive oil

2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice

1 teaspoon Dijon mustard

1 teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon sugar


1 pound carrots, shredded

1/2 cup chopped dried cherries

1 small red onion, chopped

1/2 cup slivered almonds, toasted

Whisk together oil, juice, mustard, salt and sugar. Combine salad ingredients, then toss with the dressing. Refrigerate for an hour or longer to allow the flavors to meld. Serves 8

Adapted from a recipe in Family Circle Magazine

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