Mandarin Orange Carrot Slaw

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 5 mins

The carrots with the mandarin oranges made a sweet yet refreshing slaw. Great way to get the kids to eat veggies and fruit.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine all salad ingredients in a serving bowl, mix well.
  2. Combine dressing ingredients; whisk to blend thoroughly.
  3. Pour dressing over salad and mix well.
  4. Refrigerate for several hours.
Most Helpful

Very tasty and very, very good for you! It had my BF's two favorite fruits (mandarin oranges and grapes), plus I had a bag of leftover shredded carrots so I just had to try this recipe! Made my BF happy too. I used red grapes, vanilla non-fat yogurt and threw in some leftover scallions (as per other reviewers' recommendations). I also put in a dash of salt. Can't wait to eat leftovers tomorrow for breakfast:D Maybe I will add a tad more vinegar, but I have nothing but great to say for this recipe as is!

Kumquat the Cat's friend March 14, 2007

We really enjoyed this carrot salad Paula! I made this using regular orange yogurt in place of low-fat and also just used 3 large carrots, remember to hand-squeeze out most extra moisture in the carrots or you will have a very watery salad! Thank, Kitten:)

Kittencal@recipezazz April 18, 2006

I was especially fond of this salad dressing. I added some orange juice concentrate to plain yogurt. Didn't think of it until dinner was over but I think this would be great with a little green onion added.

sugarpea March 06, 2005