Sweet Potato and Ginger Slaw in Lettuce Cups

June 21, 2010

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup lime juice
  • 1-1/2 sprigs sugar
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger (or 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1-1/2 pounds sweet potatoes, julienned or coarsely grated (about 5-1/2 cups)
  • 1/2 cup toasted walnuts pieces or unsalted peanuts
  • 1/4 cup sliced scallions (green onions)
  • Boston or iceberg lettuce cups
In This Recipe

Directions

  1. In large bowl, whisk together oil, lime juice, sugar, ginger and salt.
  2. Stir in sweet potatoes, walnuts and scallions.
  3. On each of 4 dinner plates, place 2 Boston or iceberg lettuce cups.
  4. Spoon slaw mixture into each lettuce cup, dividing equally.
  5. Serve with grilled pork tenderloin, sliced diagonally, if desired.

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1 Review

oregon C. December 5, 2013
This was a great, light side for a spicy Thai entree.