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Egg White and Avocado Salad

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Use this recipe to make a delicious egg white and avocado salad -- it's a Good Thing.

  • Servings: 4

Source: The Martha Stewart Show

Ingredients

  • 6 hard-boiled eggs, whites only, chopped into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 1 rib celery, cut into 1/4-inch pieces
  • 1 avocado, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 1 Granny Smith apple, cut into 1/4-inch pieces
  • 2 tablespoons light mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley
  • 2 teaspoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • Pinch of cayenne pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
  • Butter lettuce, for serving

Directions

  1. Place all ingredients except lettuce in a large bowl; gently toss until well combined. Serve wrapped in lettuce leaves.

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  • jaclyninthebox
    22 FEB, 2011
    I like to make this for sandwiches. To adapt it, I use about 1/3 of the rib celery (eye it). I also like to use 8 eggs instead of 6.
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  • diannecool
    10 JAN, 2009
    Egg White
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  • GeorgieF
    16 OCT, 2008
    I love this recipe! Quick and easy. I usually leave out the celery and use lime juice instead of lemon. The lime gives it a nice twist.
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  • Monaliza-gypt
    16 JUN, 2008
    Seems so healthy and delicious, must try it to comment.
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  • Kasi
    5 MAR, 2008
    Just made it and it tasted soooo healthy! With that said I thought it could use something a little more for flavor so I added nutmeg...
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  • babymomABM
    8 FEB, 2008
    I LOVED this receipe!!! I left an avacado seed in there so the avacados wouldn't go bad and I' m not sure if it was that or the lemon juice that helped, but it stayed great in a covered container for 3 days. Yum! Yum! Yum! The butter lettece was the perfect end too.
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  • syaugust8
    6 FEB, 2008
    This salad is a great alternative to the usual tuna salad. It is very light, fresh, and tasty. No guilty feeling at all after eating this meal. Martha is right -- it really is a good thing.
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  • debendareilly
    4 FEB, 2008
    What a fabulous salad! Just tried it for the first time on a bed of chopped romaine with whole grain crackers on the side. Not only does it taste good, I know it's good for me, too! I love the combination of textures and flavors with a bit of a kick from the cayenne pepper. Excellent recipe!
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  • greygrl
    2 FEB, 2008
    The possibilities of how and when to eat this are endless! Yumm! I sprinkled a bit of feta cheese (or bleu cheese might be nice too) before serving and it was so delicious. Thanks for my new favorite recipe:)
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  • MS10081441
    1 FEB, 2008
    This was so fresh and healthy and very delicious. The combination of cayenne pepper, a little sweetness from the apple and the freshness of the parsley all explode in your mouth. My 11year old loved it. She ate it with whole grain bread as a sandwich. Excellent recipe!
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