salad

In the 1890’s, the famed Waldorf Salad was invented by the maître d’hôtel of the Waldorf Astoria in New York City. Our version includes carrots, apples and grapes making it kid-friendly.

Salad Ingredients:

  • 1-1/2 cups julienne or shredded carrots
  • 1 apple peeled, cored and diced
  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 10-12 seedless grapes, cut in half
  • ¼ cup chopped dates
  • ¼ cup walnuts, chopped (optional)

Preparation:

Toss apple and lemon juice in a medium sized salad bowl.  Add remaining ingredients and gently toss. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

Dressing Ingredients:

  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tsp. sugar
  • 1 Tbsp lime juice
  • 1 Tbsp olive oil

Preparation:

Whisk all ingredients together in a small bowl. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
Before Serving: Drizzle dressing over salad ingredients and toss gently.