When beautiful produce is available, sometimes the best way to cook it is, well, not to! This raw salad is crunchy, vibrant and fresh. Use a mandoline to give the vegetables the paper-thin treatment.
Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen
Save Recipe Print
Shaved Vegetable Salad
Total:
30 min
Active:
30 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Healthy
Total:
30 min
Active:
30 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy

Nutrition Info

Healthy

Ingredients

Directions

Special equipment: a mandoline slicer

Shave the beets into paper-thin rounds, the carrot into paper-thin slices on a bias and the radish into paper-thin half-moons on a mandoline. Thinly slice the cabbage with a sharp knife.

Whisk together the oil, honey, lemon juice, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon pepper in a small bowl until well combined. Set aside.

Lay the beet, carrot and radish pieces all over the bottom of a large serving platter. Drizzle with 2 tablespoons of the vinaigrette. Gently toss the cabbage, watercress and remaining vinaigrette together in a medium bowl until well coated. Pile the cabbage and watercress in the middle of the platter and top with the goat cheese, pepitas, basil and chives.

Cook's Note

A watermelon radish looks just like its fruit namesake -- green on the outside and bright pink on the inside. Look for it, in the summer, at farmer's markets or the specialty produce section in your grocery store.

More from:

Healthy

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Mac-O-Lantern and Cheese Bowls 00:56

Scare up a delicious dinner with these mac and cheese-stuffed bell peppers.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Black Bean and Corn Salad

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Root Vegetable Au Gratin

Recipe courtesy of Sandra Lee

Vegetable Meatloaf with Balsamic Glaze

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Warm Cider Vinaigrette

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Gina's Orzo Salad

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Mango-Cucumber Rice Salad

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Arugula Salad and Ultimate Vinaigrette

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Grandma Jean's Potato Salad

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Creamy Dijon-Dill Potato Salad

Recipe courtesy of Dave Lieberman

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.