True Citrus Summer Picnic Salad

True Citrus Summer Picnic Salad

Head outdoors with a picnic basket, a blanket, and this crunchy salad. Everyone will love the colorful array of vegetables, and True Citrus! Recipe submitted by Elinor Ives.


For the dressing:
1/4 cup chopped scallions
2 packets of each True Lemon, True Lime, and True Orange
1/4 cup soy sauce or Tamari
2 tablespoons sesame oil
2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
1/4 cup rice wine vinegar

For the salad: 
1 head romaine lettuce, chopped
2 cups cooked, chopped chicken (such as rotisserie) – omit if making vegetarian
1 medium carrot, shredded
1/2 cup diced red pepper
1/2 cup sliced cucumber
1/4 cup fresh mint, chopped
1/4 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
1/4 cup peanuts, chopped
Additional fresh mint and cilantro sprigs, for garnish (optional) 

  1. Combine the dressing ingredients in a large bowl and whisk together.
  2. Add all salad ingredients (except garnish) and toss to coat with the dressing.
  3. Divide into individual containers, and garnish each with mint and cilantro if desired.