Carrots are among the power foods with a host of health benefits, from promoting healthier skin to preventing heart disease and lowering the risk of cancer. Cold-pressed Living Juice’s Carrot Kick is one tasty way to fill up on this rich source of beta-carotene. This easy to prepare salad is another!
1 pound organic carrots, peeled and roughly grated
2 tspns Dijon mustard
1 tbspn freshly squeezed lemon juice (one lemon)
1 ½ tbspns vegetable oil
1 ½ tbspns extra virgin olive oil
½ tspn honey
1/3 tspn salt
¼ tspn teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
2 tbspns chopped fresh cilantro
2 shallots, minced
In a salad bowl, combine mustard, lemon juice, honey, vegetable oil, olive oil, salt and pepper. Add the carrots, cilantro and shallots and toss.