Moroccan Carrot Salad
2 (10-ounce) packages pre-shredded carrots
1 cucumber, seeded and chopped
1 cup golden raisins
1 lemon, juiced
1/2 cup, chopped cilantro leaves
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon paprika
1 pinch cayenne
1 teaspoon honey
1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
In a medium bowl, combine shredded carrots, diced cucumber and raisins. Set aside.
For the Dressing: In a small mixing bowl, combine lemon juice, cilantro, spices, and honey. Slowly whisk in extra-virgin olive oil.
Pour dressing over carrot salad and toss to coat. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for several hours to allow flavors to meld.
Recipe courtesy Sandra Lee