Spring is here, and that means our thoughts are turning to lighter things, including tasty salads and foods compared to heartier winter fare. Why not start the season off right with this crispy, crunchy salad from Tablespoon, inspired by the spring roll? This easy salad is chock full of flavor as well as nutritious veggies, so you can enjoy it any time you’d like. Take it to work for a healthy lunch, or share it at a party with friends. However you prefer to serve it, we’re sure it will help you “spring” into the season – deliciously!
Inside-Out Chinese Spring Roll Salad
- Black sesame seeds
- 1 tsp. minced garlic
- 1 tsp. minced fresh ginger
- 1 tsp. soy sauce
- 1 tbsp. sriracha sauce
- 1 tbsp. plum
- 1 tbsp. sesame seed oil
- 2 tbsp. lime juice
- 1 green onion, thinly sliced
- 1 carrot, peeled and chopped into matchsticks
- 4 radishes, thinly sliced
- ¼ cup chopped cilantro
- ½ cup sliced water chestnuts
- ½ cup chopped red pepper, cut into matchsticks
- ½ cup peeled and chopped cucumber
- ½ cup bean sprouts
- 1 cup chopped baby corn
- 1 cup chopped radish leaves
- 3 cups shredded green cabbage
In a large bowl combine veggies and toss lightly. In a separate small bowl, whisk together lime juice, sesame oil, plum sauce, sriracha, soy sauce, minced ginger and garlic. Pour mixture evenly over salad in large bowl; toss lightly to combine. Sprinkle with sesame seeds when serving.
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