Easy Carrot and Almond Salad

Easy Carrot and Almond Salad
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You’ve got to try this easy Carrot and Almond Salad! I came up with it on a whim.  I wanted to have some color on the plate and decided to go with carrots. They have natural sweetness, fiber and vitamin A. Eating them is a win-win. This is super simple to prepare and is easily paired with your favorite summer and fall dishes or just for a light snack.

Easy Carrot and Almond Salad

Easy Carrot and Almond Salad

This dish is super simple to prepare and is easily paired with your favorite summer and fall dishes or just for a light snack.
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 2 minutes
Total Time: 7 minutes
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Almond Salad, Carrot Salad, Salad
Servings: 4 servings
Calories:

Ingredients

  • a handful of sliced almonds
  • 5-6 carrots , grated, shredded
  • 1-2 tsp apple cider vinegar
  • 1-2 tsp sugar (or use a health sugar substitute)
  • 1 tsp fresh ginger , very finely grated (optional)

Instructions

  • Wash, trim and shred the carrots. You can use a grater or a food processor.
  • Add carrots to a large bowl. Next add apple cider vinegar, sugar, sliced almonds and ginger (optional).
  • Toss and serve.

Notes

  • Toast the almonds in a small pan on medium heat, tossing occasionally until golden. 
  • Add fresh chopped cilantro 
  • You can also use the spiralizer for the carrots to give it more pizazz
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