Mango and Avocado Salad with Spiced Candied Pecans
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- 1 cup(s) pecans
- 1 tablespoon(s) unsalted butter
- 5 teaspoon(s) granulated sugar
- 1/4 teaspoon(s) cayenne pepper
- 3 tablespoon(s) extra-virgin olive oil
- 1 tablespoon(s) white wine vinegar
- 1/4 teaspoon(s) dijon mustard
- 8 ounce(s) mixed Baby greens
- 1/4 teaspoon(s) salt
- 1 ripe but firm avocado, peeled and cut into bite-size cubes
- 1 ripe but firm mango, peeled and cut into bite-sized cubes
- 1. In a medium skillet, melt the butter. Add the pecans and cook over medium-low heat, stirring frequently, until the nuts turn a deeper brown, 3 to 5 minutes. Sprinkle with 2 teaspoons of the sugar and the cayenne and stir just until the sugar dissolves. Turn the nuts onto parchment or wax paper to cool
- 2. In a medium bowl, whisk together the olive oil, vinegar, mustard, salt and the remaining tablespoon of sugar.
- 3 In a large serving bowl, combine the greens, avocado, mango and pecans. Toss with the dressing and season to taste with salt.
This recipe is a personal recipe added by Heather3 and has not been tested or endorsed by MyRecipes.
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