Recipe- Crunchy Vietnamese Salad with Ginger Dressing & Toasted Peanuts

 

Salad Ingredients:

1/4 head of napa cabbage, shredded thin

1/4 head or less of red cabbage, shredded thin

1/2 head roamine lettuce, shredded thin

1 cup fresh cleaned snow peas, chopped into 1 ” pieces

1 ripe red anaheim or hot chili pepper seeded and sliced very fine

2 green onion chopped fine

Toasted peanuts, chopped up into pieces for top of salad

Fresh cilantro to taste

Dessing Ingredients:

1/2 cup Rice wine vinegar

1 cup light olive oil or other light oil  (without a strong flavor) you enjoy

1 TBSP sesame chili oil

1 tsp ginger powder

1 to 2 tsp raw white sugar (to your tastes)

Pinch sea salt

 

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1. Mix all salad ingredients together except peanuts and set asside in refridgerator.

2. Mix salad dressing ingredients together well and save until ready to serve salad. This is a relatively strong dressing so be sure to toss some of the salad with dressing and taste it before adding more.

3. Garnish last with peanuts so they stay crunchy.