Citrus Salad With Lemon-Poppyseed Vinaigrette

Country music group Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman shares her recipe for a salad mix of oranges, grapefruit, avocado and almonds.
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Citrus salad with lemon-poppyseed dressing, as seen on Season 2 of Great American Country's Kimberly's Simply Southern.

Yield: 4 Servings

Ingredients

  • 2 red oranges, segmented
  • 2 navel oranges, segmented
  • 1 pomelo (or ruby red grapefruit), segmented
  • 1 avocado, medium dice
  • 1/3 cup sliced almonds, toasted
  • 1 head Bibb or butter lettuce, torn into bite-size pieces

For the Poppyseed-Lemon Vinaigrette:

  • 1 tablespoon poppy seed
  • 1 lemon, juiced
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • Salt
  • Pepper

Directions

Gently toss the salad ingredients in a bowl. In another bowl, add the vinaigrette ingredients and whisk until it becomes emulsified. Toss the vinaigrette with the salad and pour over lettuce.

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