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Summer Salad

Summer Salad

Summer Salad is perfect for a main course, or as a side dish. Bright, colorful and healthy vegetables combined with rice noodles and topped with creamy cilantro dressing. Vegan, gluten free, dairy free.
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword ricenoodlesalad, summersalad, vegetablesalad
Diet Category Vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, diary free
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 287kcal
Author Alkaline Recipes


  • High speed blender


  • 1 cup shredded carrots
  • 1 cup chopped cucumber
  • 1 cup purple cabbage
  • 1 red pepper, chopped
  • 2 tangerines, peeled
  • ½ cup cilantro
  • 10 green onions, chopped
  • 1 cup rice noodles, cooked

Cilantro Dressing

  • ½ cup cilantro
  • ½ cup raw cashews, soaked for 1 hour
  • ½ cup water
  • 1 lemon, juice of 1 lemon
  • ½ teaspoon sea salt


  • Cook rice noodles according to package directions.
    Chop vegetables and add to bowl with rice noodles and mix well. Serve dressing on side.
    Mix vegetables and rice noodles
  • For dressing, combine all ingredients and blend in high speed blender.
    dressing in blender


Notes:  For rice noodles, be sure to cook according to package directions.  Rice noodles should be added to the boiled water, and remove from heat for 8-10 minutes.


Serving: 1cup | Calories: 287kcal