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Delicious Mixed Lettuce Salad
Chef:  Kim Robinson - Dexter, NM          Category:  Side Dishes

1 large bag assorted lettuce greens
2 small cans mandrin oranges
1/2 cup walnut halves or pieces
1/2 small purple onion, sliced thinly
4 slices cooked bacon, crumbled
6 Tbs. seasoned rice vinegar
1/2 cup oil
1 tsp. soy sauce
1 1/2 tsp. dark sesame oil
1/3 cup sugar
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. pepper
1 tsp. parsley flakes

Directions: Mix together in a dressing container the season rice vinegar, oil, soy sauce, dark sesame seed oil, sugar, salt, pepper & parsley flakes. Heat in microwave 60 seconds on Hi. Stir until sugar is dissolved & refrigerate. In a large bowl add assorted lettuce greens, mandrin oranges, walnuts & cooked bacon. 10 minutes before serving marinate sliced onions in a little bit of the prepared dressing. Pour dressing & marinated onions on salad, toss & serve.,Optional sliced mushrooms, diced avocado or dried cranraisins.