Sweet mandarin oranges, crunchy ramen noodles, and slivered almonds are tossed with romaine lettuce and a rice vinegar, sugar, and oil dressing to create a tangy salad that will win you over.
INGREDIENTS (for 8 servings):
- 1/4 cup rice vinegar
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 1/4 cup vegetable oil
- 2 (3 ounce) packages ramen noodles with seasoning packet
- 1/2 head romaine lettuce, chopped
- 1 (10 ounce) can mandarin orange segments, drained
- 1/4 cup slivered almonds
In a microwave-safe bowl, mix together vinegar, sugar, and oil. Microwave on high until sugar dissolves, about 1 minute. Mix well, and set aside to cool.
Crush ramen noodles in the packages. Pour into salad dressing.
In a salad bowl, toss romaine lettuce with oranges, almonds, and salad dressing.