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                             FRUITED RICE SALAD
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Salads                           Rice
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      2/3   c            Uncooked long grain rice
    1       cn           (11-oz) mandarin oranges
                         Juice reserved
    1       c            Seedless red grapes each
                         Cut in half
      1/3   c            Golden raisins
      1/3   c            Sliced natural almonds
    2       tb           Vegetable oil
    1       tb           Cider vinegar
    1       t            Dijon style mustard
    1       tb           Chopped parsley
                         Lettuce leaves
 
   Prepare rice according to package directions for
   microwave cooking. Refrigerate rice uncovered until
   cooled, about 15 minutes. Meanwhile, in large serving
   bowl, combine orange segments, grapes, raisins and
   almonds. In small bowl, whisk together 2 Tb reserved
   juice, oil, vinegar, mustard, parsley, salt and
   pepper. Add rice to fruit mixture. Pour salad dressing
   over salad; toss. Garnish with lettuce leaves.
  
 
 
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