Avocado and grapefruit salad

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Recipe from: 1/11/2001 12:00:00 AM

 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 2
    ruby grapefruit or oranges
  • 45
    ml
    olive oil
  • 15
    ml
    wholegrain mustard
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2
    medium-sized avocados, peeled and sliced
  • lettuce leaves
  • 50
    g
    pecan nuts, coarsely chopped
  • 30
    ml
    fresh parsley, finely chopped
 
 

Method

 
Peel the grapefruit or oranges, removing all the pith, and cut the flesh into neat segments. (Hold the grapefruit over a dish so none of the juice goes to waste.) Set the segments aside and squeeze the rest of the juice into the dish, Add the olive oil, mustard arid salt and pepper to the juice and whisk together. Add the avocado slices (this prevents the avocado from discolouring. Add the grapefruit segments and mix lightly to coat with the dressing. Arrange the lettuce leaves on a serving platter, spoon the salad on top and sprinkle with pecan nuts and parsley.

Recipe reprinted with permission of You.
 

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