Take-out Tuesday, Citrus Salad with Creamy Orange Vinaigrette

 

Here’s a wonderful winter salad to make your mouth, & your body, happy  😊

 

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Kale, spinach, citrus and a creamy orange vinaigrette

 

 

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The vinaigrette  turns creamy with the addition of 1 T sour cream or Greek yogurt

 

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Mix all the other ingredients in a jar first, then add the sour cream or yogurt

 

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Simple magic!

 

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Massage the kale by gently squeezing it with your hands, removing any stems, and give the leaves a rough chop

 

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I used equal parts kale and torn spinach leaves, blood oranges, navel oranges, and grapefruit sections

 

 

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Guaranteed to brighten your day!

 

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adapted from Pioneer Woman’s Kale Citrus Salad

Citrus Salad with Creamy Orange Vinaigrette

  • Servings: varied
  • Difficulty: easy
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1/2-1 cup spinach leaves per person, torn

1/2-1 cup chopped kale leaves per person, massaged and cut into small pieces

blood orange, grapefruit or navel orange sections

Creamy Orange Vinaigrette

Almond slices, toasted

Place greens and citrus in a bowl and sprinkle with almonds, and toss with vinaigrette to taste.

Creamy Orange Vinaigrette

1/4 cup fresh squeezed orange juice

2 T olive oil

1/2 clove garlic, pressed, optional

1 tsp sugar

salt & pepper to taste

1 T sour cream or plain Greek yogurt

Put everything except sour cream in a jar and shake well to mix.  Add sour cream or yogurt and shake well to combine.  Makes about 1/2 cup

 

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for another printable version of Citrus Salad with Orange Vinaigrette click here

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14 Responses to “Take-out Tuesday, Citrus Salad with Creamy Orange Vinaigrette”
  1. I think citrus is one of winter’s saving graces. This sounds wonderful!

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  2. Great winter salad with the creamy orange dressing.

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  3. Jenna, citrus for winter is so perfect! What a great looking salad…I will be trying your recipe!

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  4. hijackedbytwins says:

    I adore kale! This salad looks and sounds amazing! Feel free to join in with my linky #SimplySeasonal kale is definitely on the list this month! Popping over from #TicklemyTastebudsTuesday x

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  5. Wow Jenna, this is just what is needed for January. I will pick up more kale today so I can make this amazing looking and tasty salad. Delicious and healthy!

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  6. I crave citrus this time of year, and I always crave spinach, so I think I’ll try this salad over the weekend Thanks, Jenna! I know I’ll love the dressing!

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  7. Yum! Just pinned this to my recipe board; it looks so delcious!

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  8. The addition of grapefruit sounds really good:@)

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  9. Belle Bleu Interiors says:

    This sounds delicious! Thanks so much for sharing! I hope that you are having a wonderful day!!!

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  10. Mary says:

    Love the dressing and citrus combo Jenna! I keep trying to convince myself I like kale in salads. I need to look for Tuscan kale and see if I find it more palatable 🙂

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  11. Helen Adams says:

    What a great salad Jenna, I would sure enjoy this salad. Hope you are having a great day and thanks so much for sharing your awesome post with us at Full Plate Thursday.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

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