Scrumptious Sunday ~ Summer Salads


Scrumptious Sunday hosted by Meredith at Mercedes Rocks

FRUIT SALAD
1 medium cantaloupe, seeded, peeled and chopped
1 mango, pitted, peeled and chopped
1/2 pint raspberries
1 cup grapes, halved
1 medium orange, peeled and sectioned
1 teaspoon sugar
1 tablespoon lime juice
  • Toss all together.
  • Chill.
CHINESE CHICKEN SALAD
1 small head of cabbage, shredded
1 bunch green onions, sliced
1 package top ramen, cooked but toss away the seasoning packet that comes with it
1 tablespoon sesame seeds
1 tablespoon sesame oil
1 teaspoon minced garlic, jar
3 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
2 teaspoons soy sauce
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon pepper
1/4 cup salad oil
4 tablespoons sugar
4 chicken breasts, cooked
  • Toss together the cabbage, green onions and top ramen noodles.
  • Top with sesame seeds.
  • Chop chicken into thin slices and layer on top of seeds.
  • Whisk together the oils, vinegar, sugar, soy sauce, garlic, salt & pepper.
  • Pour over cabbage ingredients and toss.
  • Chill.
ORANGE PINEAPPLE SALAD
1 large box Orange Jell-O
1 can mandarin oranges, drained
1 quart vanilla ice cream, softened
1 small can crushed pineapple
  • Add 2 cups hot water to Jell-O to dissolve.
  • Add softened ice cream and whip with a spoon until smooth.
  • Add oranges to Jell-O mixture.
  • Chill until set.

8 comments:

Liz said...

That Chinese Chicken Salad looks amazing! I'll have to try it. Thanks so much for your advice on my pink bathroom, I really appreciate it!

rampy said...

Yum to all three!

Barbara said...

I have a fruit salad recipe you'd probably like... I'll make it sometime this summer. Love chicken salads, can't wait to try that one.

Sharon said...

YUM! I want to try that Chinese Chicken Salad!

Shannon H. said...

I love fruit...except the cantaloupe LOL Great recipes Tamy!

Joy @ Joy Of Desserts said...

I love fruit too! Just perfect for summer!

Mercedes said...

You have so many recipes. Do you ever run out? LOL! Orange-Pineapple is my favorite...but you probably already knew that-hehe! Thanks for sharing and for visiting mine!

Mere

~TAMY 3 Sides of Crazy~ said...

Mere, you can't run out if you strive to always create new! LOL