Thai Pomelo Salad Recipe

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  • Thai Pomelo Salad
How to make Thai Pomelo Salad
  • Chef: Vaibhav Bhargava
  • Recipe Servings: 2
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  • Difficulty Level: Medium

A summer special, pomelo adds a freshness to your salad. The tomatoes and scallions balance the sourness of the fruit and the peanuts sprinkled on top adds a layer of crunch in the salad

Ingredients of Thai Pomelo Salad

  • 2 Cups Pomelo
  • 1 Cup Cherry tomatoes
  • 2 Scallions
  • 1 Bunch Fresh cilantro
  • For the Dressing:
  • 1 Tbsp Brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp Rice vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp Fish sauce
  • 1 Lime (juiced)
  • 1/2 Garlic clove , grated
  • 1/2 tsp Chili flakes
  • 1/3 Cup Dry roasted peanuts (optional), unsalted

How to Make Thai Pomelo Salad

  1. 1.Peel the pomelo as you would an orange, keeping only the flesh (as whole as possible) without any membranes.
  2. 2.Half or quarter the cherry tomatoes, slice the scallions and the whole cilantro bunch -
  3. 3.Toss together with the pomelo.
  4. 4.Combine the ingredients for the dressing and pour over the salad.
  5. 5.Toss well but be careful not to break the pomelo too much.
  6. 6.Before serving, you can sprinkle the unsalted roasted peanuts - slightly crushed over the salad. It brings a certain balance to the dish.
Key Ingredients: Pomelo, Cherry tomatoes, Scallions, Fresh cilantro, Brown sugar, Rice vinegar, Fish sauce, Lime (juiced), Garlic clove , Chili flakes, Dry roasted peanuts (optional)