15-Minute Detox Salad with Almond Dressing
Although you may not think of an ordinary head of green cabbage as a superfood, cabbage is loaded with many health benefits, including being high in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and fiber. This simple 15-minute detox salad is fabulous for supporting the liver and digestion and satiating your hunger! Feel free to add a protein source of choice to make it a complete meal.
Tip: If you cannot have citrus or the orange juice, omit this and substitute water instead. A touch of maple syrup or honey may be used if a sweeter dressing is desired.
Prep time: 15 minutes Cooking time: 0 minutes
1 small (2-pound) head of green cabbage, shredded 3 carrots, shredded 3 scallions, thinly sliced
Creamy Almond Dressing 1-inch piece fresh ginger root, minced 1 shallot, minced ½ garlic clove, minced ¼ cup + 1 tablespoon creamy almond butter 3 tablespoons toasted sesame oil ¼ cup orange juice 2 teaspoons maple syrup or honey (optional)
Combine the shredded cabbage, carrots and green onions together in a large bowl.
In a separate bowl, combine the ingredients for the dressing. Drizzle the dressing over the cabbage and mix well to combine. Serve immediately.
Reposted from: calmfulliving.com