Ham Salad with Hot Peanut Dressing

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Ham Salad with Hot Peanut Dressing
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Description

This Thai-inspired salad is a new makeover for leftover ham that won’t have your family saying, “Ham…again?” Use variety of different lettuce greens and sprinkle with roasted nuts for an added crunch. This entrée salad needs only hot bread or breadsticks to complete the menu.

Ingredients

3/4 pound boneless ham (sliced into 1/2 inch strips)
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1/2 cup peanut butter
3 tablespoons lime juice
1 tablespoon soy sauce (reduced sodium)
1 teaspoon ground ginger
1 clove garlic (crushed)
1 tablespoon sugar
1 cucumber (medium, seeded and thinly sliced)
1/2 red onion (thinly sliced)
6 cups romaine lettuce (OR curly endive)
1 head radicchio (OR Boston lettuce)
1 bunch watercress
11 ounces mandarin orange segments (drained)
roasted peanuts (optional)

Directions

1In medium saucepan combine oil, peanut butter, lime juice, soy sauce, ginger, garlic and sugar. Over low heat stir to dissolve sugar and heat through.
2In large bowl toss together cucumber, onion, romaine or endive, and watercress. Line plates with radicchio, top with tossed vegetables, ham and orange sections. Drizzle with dressing. Sprinkle with roasted peanuts, if desired.
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NutritionView more

300Calories
Sodium37%DV890mg
Fat26%DV17g
Protein37%DV19g
Carbs7%DV21g
Fiber20%DV5g

PER SERVING *

Calories300Calories from Fat150
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat17g26%
Saturated Fat3.5g18%
Trans Fat0g
Cholesterol30mg10%
Sodium890mg37%
Potassium820mg23%
Protein19g37%
Calories from Fat150
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate21g7%
Dietary Fiber5g20%
Sugars13g26%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.