Mandarin Orange Salad With Candied Almonds

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 5 mins

Good enough for a special occasion. Recipe from Junior League of Nashville’s Notably Nashville Cookbook.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix the vegetable oil, vinegar, Tabasco sauce, parsley, sugar, salt & pepper in a bowl.
  2. For the Salad: Combine the leaf lettuce, romaine lettuce, scallions, celery, cranberries and oranges in a salad bowl and mix gently. Add the Red Wine Vinaigrette and toss to coat well.
  3. For the Candied Almonds: Combine the sugar and almonds in a skillet over medium-low heat and cook until the sugar melts, stirring occasionally. Cook until the almonds are evenly coated, stirring constantly. Spread on waxed paper and separate with forks to cool.