Radish Salad with Curry-Orange Dressing

April 25, 2021
5 Stars
Photo by James Ransom
Author Notes

This is a variation on a salad I originally made with tomatoes. I decided to give it a whirl with crunchy radishes instead, and fell in love with the results. It's a spicy, sweet, tangy, and salty explosion of flavors! —fiveandspice

  • Serves 4
  • 1 cup orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon curry powder
  • salt to taste
  • 2 cups radishes, washed and roughly chopped
  • 1 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint leaves
In This Recipe
  1. In a small saucepan, bring the orange juice to a boil and cook it until it is reduced to about 1/4 cup (about 20-25 minutes). Take off the heat.
  2. Whisk the olive oil, and curry powder into the orange juice. Add salt to taste. Toss the chopped radishes with the dressing.
  3. Divide the radishes between 4 plates. Top with the feta cheese and chopped mint.
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17 Reviews

Sabine G. May 2, 2021
This looks SO good! Does it hold up well to be mixed ahead of time and served a few hours later? Or best to make right before serving?
MrsFalcon January 1, 2021
I made this new year's eve and frankly, I was really skeptical! But it was delicious and I will make it again. I think you could also adopt the sauce to a number of other things. Thanks for the treat!
ARay April 24, 2020
JV April 17, 2020
Yum! I love the idea of dressing radish with citrus and curry but.... I don’t have OJ 😞 during these quarantine times, I’m thinking of trying a riff on this with a bit of lemon juice instead, and maybe some maple to replicate the sweetness of orange. Please let me know if anyone’s tried an alternative!
ghainskom August 18, 2015
Loved the sweet dressing with the salty feta and the peppery radishes. Delicious and easy
ghainskom August 18, 2015
Loved the sweet dressing with the salty feta and the peppery radishes. Delicious and easy
Auntie A. November 16, 2014
Oh my goodness, this was off-the-charts DELICIOUS!!!! I had to restrain myself from eating the entire batch, but I've left some for tomorrow's lunch. Now I know exactly what to do with fabulous fall radishes.
Lauren B. June 23, 2014
This salad is so delicious and super easy! I'm obsessed with radishes and anything curry, so this is just perfect! Thank you!
madleine January 3, 2014
Really good!! Thank you.
Elizabeth P. October 5, 2013
Made it, loved it. Have a love for radishes & I've been looking for new ways to incorporate curry into cooking- this was the perfect mix!
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fiveandspice October 10, 2013
Awesome! I'm so glad!
Anothaya September 22, 2013
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fiveandspice September 23, 2013
Thank you!
gingerroot September 30, 2010
This sounds really good. Saving and will try soon.
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fiveandspice September 23, 2013
Just seeing these comments now, but, thank you belatedly! :)
Jennifer A. September 8, 2010
very clever! A very good use for the radishes I picked up at the market this week.
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fiveandspice September 23, 2013