Jicama & Cucumber Salad with Red Chile Dressing
Puree vinegar, honey, oil, onion, chile powder to taste and salt in a blender until smooth.Advertisement
Toss jicama and cucumber with the dressing in a large bowl; stir in mint. Refrigerate for about 30 minutes.
Sprinkle the salad with more chile powder before serving, if desired.
Note: Jicama is a round root vegetable with thin brown skin and white crunchy flesh. It has a slightly sweet and nutty flavor. To peel it, use a small, sharp knife or vegetable peeler, making sure to remove both the papery brown skin and the layer of fibrous flesh just underneath.
1/2 other carbohydrate, 1/2 fat, 1 vegetable