Simple and Elegant White Carrot Salad Recipe

Simple and Elegant White Carrot Salad Recipe
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Dirt Candy's White Carrot Salad

Dirt Candy's White Carrot Salad

Dirt Candy's White Carrot Salad

Crispy, sweet and light, this salad can quickly be thrown together as a side dish for carrot buns, easy stir-fries or other Asian-flavored main dishes.

— Yasmin Fahr

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Ingredients

  • 3 cups julienned white carrots
  • 2 cups julienned hot-house cucumbers (no seeds)
  • ¼ cup thinly sliced scallions
  • 2 teaspoons finely julienned ginger
  • 2 tablespoons toasted sesame oil
  • 3 tablespoons lime juice
  • ½ teaspoon lime zest
  • Salt, to taste

Directions

Mix everything right before ready to serve. Add salt to taste.

Simple Shopping Tip

Purchase ingredients that can be used in a variety of dishes in bulk, in order to minimize waste and save money.

Simple Cooking Tip

Do all your prep in advance, and use three bowls: one for all your ingredients, one for all your prep, and one for all your refuse. Staying organized can help you put out meals faster.