Action Alert!

Catholic Recipe: Christmas Eve Salad

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 head lettuce shredded
  • 6 beets, cooked, sliced
  • 4 oranges, peeled, sectioned
  • 4 apples, cored, sliced
  • 4 bananas, peeled, sliced
  • 2 cups pineapple cubes
  • sugar
  • seeds from 2 pomegranates
  • 1 cup almonds
  • 1 cup orange juice

Details

Serves: 8

Prep Time: 30 minutes

Difficulty: • •

Cost: $$$$

For Ages:11+

Origin: Mexico

show

Food Categories (3)

show

Feasts (1)

Also Called: Ensalada de Noche Buena

DIRECTIONS

Place lettuce in bottom of large bowl. Arrange beets and fruit in layers; sprinkle sugar over each layer. Sprinkle top with pomegranate seeds and almonds. Pour orange juice over before serving. Yield, 8 servings

Recipe Source: Catholic Cookbook, The by William I. Kaufman, The Citadel Press, New York, 1965