Tropical Salad Bar
You can never have too many hor d'oeuvre recipes, so give Tropical Salad Bar a try. This recipe makes 8 servings with 319 calories, 4g of protein, and 13g of fat each. This recipe covers 22% of your daily requirements of vitamins and minerals. If you have vinegar, coconut, lime juice, and a few other ingredients on hand, you can make it. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes approximately 20 minutes. It is a good option if you're following a gluten free, dairy free, lacto ovo vegetarian, and vegan diet. If you like this recipe, you might also like recipes such as Tropical Delight Bar, Southwestern Salad Bar, and The Bar Tami Salad.
In a small saucepan, bring vinegar and lime juice to a boil. In a medium bowl, combine the sugar, salt, mustard, celery seed and paprika.
Add lime juice mixture and stir until sugar dissolves.
Whisk in oil and onion until dressing is well mixed and slightly thickened; transfer to a carafe or serving dish. Chill.
Just before serving, place greens in a large bowl. Arrange fruit on a plate or shallow bowl and sprinkle with coconut. Pass greens, fruit and dressing separately or place on a buffet.
Recommended wine: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Gruener Veltliner
Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and Gruener Veltliner are great choices for Salad. Sauvignon Blanc and Gruner Veltliner both have herby notes that complement salads with enough acid to match tart vinaigrettes, while a Chardonnay can be a good pick for creamy salad dressings. One wine you could try is Three Sticks Durell Vineyard Origin Chardonnay. It has 4.4 out of 5 stars and a bottle costs about 50 dollars.
Three Sticks Durell Vineyard Origin ChardonnayWhite gold in the glass with aromas of lemon blossom and fresh fig, this wine offers a refreshing take on Durell Vineyard. Fermented in concrete eggs, the wine exhibits Durell's signature minerality juxtaposed with a smooth and round mouthfeel. Ageing on the lees in stainless steel barrels develop palate presence, fresh citrus fruit enlivens the wine. Hints of summer peach highlight the long, luscious finish.