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Credit: James Carrier

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Makes 6 servings


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  • Rinse and peel jicama, then cut into 1/8- by 2-inch sticks.

  • Cut off and discard peel and white membrane from grapefruits and oranges. Working over a bowl to catch juices, cut between inner membranes and fruit to free segments, dropping fruit into bowl.

  • Pit, peel, and thinly slice avocados.

  • Line a platter or salad plates with lettuce. With a slotted spoon, lift fruit from bowl; reserve 2 tablespoons juice for persimmon dressing and the rest for other uses. Arrange fruit, avocados, onion, and jicama on lettuce.

  • Spoon about 1/4 cup of dressing over salad. Offer remaining dressing and salt to add to taste.

Nutrition Facts

267 calories; calories from fat 54%; protein 4g; fat 16g; saturated fat 2.3g; carbohydrates 33g; fiber 8.4g; sodium 25mg; cholesterol 0.9mg.