Asian Marinated Vegetable Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

This Simple Cooking with Heart Asian salad is a really delicious way to eat more vegetables may become your new favorite salad!

Nutrition Facts

Asian Marinated Vegetable Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette


137 Per Serving


3g Per Serving


4g Per Serving

Cost Per ServingCost Per Serving

Calories 137
Total Fat 5.5 g
Saturated Fat 0.5 g
Trans Fat 0.0 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1.0 g
Monounsaturated Fat 3.5 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Sodium 90 mg
Total Carbohydrate 21 g
Dietary Fiber 4 g
Sugars 13 g
Protein 3 g


Servings  4  

For the Asian Marinated Vegetable Salad:

  • 1 cup sugar snap peas
  • 1 cup fresh broccoli (cut into bite-size pieces)
  • 3 medium carrots (cut into bite-size pieces)
  • 3/4 small red onion (cut into thin strips)
  • 1 medium diced tomato OR
  • 14.5 oz canned, no-salt-added or low-sodium, diced tomatoes, drained
  • 1 medium orange OR
  • canned mandarin oranges in lite syrup or own juice, drained, rinsed
  • 2 Tbsp chopped, unsalted, unoiled almond slices or walnuts
  • 1 tsp sesame seeds (optional)

For the Citrus Vinaigrette:

  • 1/2 cup sugar-free, 100% orange juice OR
  • juice from 2 medium oranges
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro OR
  • 2 Tbsp dried cilantro
  • juice from 1 lime OR
  • 1 Tbsp lime juice
  • 1 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 1 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 tsp low-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 tsp fresh, grated ginger OR
  • 1/2 tsp ground ginger


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For the Asian Marinated Vegetable Salad:

  1. Toss remaining ingredients with 3/4 cup vinaigrette and chill for at least 4 hours.

For the Citrus Vinaigrette:

  1. Combine orange juice, cilantro,lime juice, olive oil, honey, mustard, soy sauce and ginger in blender and process until smooth, set aside and chill. If using dried cilantro and ginger, you can whisk in a bowl.
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