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Old 09-01-2006, 09:35 PM   #1
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Avocado, Grapefruit, Papaya, Curry Cucumber Salad, Spinach and Beet Salad

I saw this offering on the menu at Boma. It looks fantastic! Has anyone tried this? Or do you have the recipe? TIA!
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Old 09-01-2006, 10:49 PM   #2
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What you have listed in your subject is actually three different salads. I have only tried the Avacado, Grapefruit and Papaya salad and it is very good. While I love all three of these things, I was not too sure about them being in the same dish. But, I loved it.

Ingredients:
1 each Papaya
1 each Avocado
1 each Grapefruit
10 each Mint Leaves, chiffonade (stack leaves and cut into strips)

Dressing
cup Plain Yogurt
2 T. Grapefruit Juice
1 T. Honey

Method of Preparation

1. Peel the papaya, slice in half lengthwise and remove the seeds.

2. Cut the avocado in half lengthwise and remove the pit. Using a large spoon, separate the fruit from the peel.

3. Dice both the papaya and the avocado into 1-inch cubes.

4. Using a knife, peel the grapefruit to remove all the bitter white pith. Over a bowl, cut each segment away from the membrane. (You can use the juice for the dressing.)

5. Toss the fruit and mint together and set aside.

6. In a small bowl, mix the ingredients for the dressing together.

7. Toss fruit and mint with dressing. Chill before serving.
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Re: Avocado, Grapefruit, Papaya, Curry Cucumber Salad, Spinach and Beet Salad

[img]/ubb/images/graemlins/rofl2.gif[/img] Thanks, Nala! I thought the title was unusually long! Well I will just have to try a taste of all three salads when I get to Boma's. Thank you for sending the recipe. I can't wait to make it for myself!
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Re: Avocado, Grapefruit, Papaya, Curry Cucumber Salad, Spinach and Beet Salad

Nala, do you have the recipe for the Curry Cucumber Salad? Or the Spinach Beet Salad too?

Sounds delicious!!!! [img]/ubb/images/graemlins/thanx.gif[/img]
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[img]/ubb/images/graemlins/rofl2.gif[/img] Thanks, Nala! I thought the title was unusually long! Well I will just have to try a taste of all three salads when I get to Boma's. Thank you for sending the recipe. I can't wait to make it for myself!

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Will you be combining all three recipes? [img]/ubb/images/graemlins/smirk.gif[/img]
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Nala, do you have the recipe for the Curry Cucumber Salad? Or the Spinach Beet Salad too?

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No, and I did a search for them on several sites that post recipes and I can't find either one. [img]/ubb/images/graemlins/sorry.gif[/img]
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I will ask for the recipes when we dine at Boma, in just FOUR weeks!! [img]/ubb/images/graemlins/thewave.gif[/img] [img]/ubb/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
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