California Salad

Recipe Description

Makes 4 servings.


  • 2 cups hot cooked rice
  • 3 tablespoons vinaigrette dressing
  • 1/2 cup sliced fresh Mushrooms
  • 1/4 cup red bell pepper strips
  • 1/4 cup sliced black olive|ripe olives
  • 3 tablespoons sliced green onions
  • 2 teaspoons snipped fresh basil leaves
  • salt and ground black pepper
  • fresh chives
  • chicory|curly endive
  • watercress
  • Belgian endive
  • 3/4 pound cooked crab meat
  • lemon wedges for garnish
  • basil leaves for garnish
  • crab legs for garnish


Toss rice with dressing in large mixing bowl; cool. Add Mushrooms, red pepper, , onions, basil leaves, salt and pepper; toss lightly.

Arrange chives, chicory|curly endive, watercress and Belgian endive on serving plate; top with rice salad, then with crab meat. Garnish with lemon wedges, basil leaves and crab legs.
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