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Avocado-Grapefruit Salad With Creamy Onion Dressing

This silken dressing is delicious on a variety of salads!

Time

20 min

Serving size

4

  • VEGAN

  • DAIRY-FREE

  • GLUTEN-FREE

preparation

Prepare dressing

  1. Bring 2 cups of water to a boil in a small saucepan.
  2. Add onion and simmer for 5 minutes (this increases the onion’s sweetness).
  3. Drain onions in a colander, cool for 5 minutes and place in a blender.
  4. Add remaining dressing ingredients and blend until smooth, about 3 minutes.
  5. Chill. Makes 1 cup.

Prepare salad

  1. Arrange lettuce leaves on 4 plates, drizzle with 2 tablespoons dressing, and arrange avocado slices, grapefruit and almonds on top.

Ingredients

Dressing

  • 1 small sweet onion, chopped

  • 3 TBSP SILK ORIGINAL SOYMILK, ALMONDMILK, OR OATMILK

  • 1 Tbsp canola oil

  • 1/4 cup sugar

  • 3 Tbsp vinegar

  • 1/2 tsp dry mustard

  • 1/2 tsp whole celery seed

  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder

  • 1/2 tsp salt

  • 1/2 tsp black pepper

Salad

  • 2 heads Bibb lettuce

  • 2 avocados, halved, peeled, thinly sliced

  • 2 grapefruit with peel and pith removed, cut into sections

  • 1/4 cup sliced almonds, toasted, if desired, Salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste