Tequila Lime Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Tequila Lime Salad Recipe
  • READY IN 25 mins

Tequila Lime Salad

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"This wonderful lettuce salad has a kick. Serve with chicken on top for an entree, or use it as a great side one its own."

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Original recipe makes 1 salad Change Servings
  • PREP

    25 mins

    25 mins


  1. Place the lettuce, onions, tomato, avocado, and 1 tablespoon lime juice in a large bowl; toss to coat.
  2. Whisk together the vinegar, tequila, 1 tablespoon lime juice, salt, and pepper in a small bowl; slowly stream in the olive oil while whisking; pour the mixture over the salad and toss to coat. Serve immediately.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jun 28, 2008

The dressing is delicious, but the salad itself is a bit boring for us. Next time, I'll use mixed greens and add black olives and red peppers.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Nov 09, 2008

Not something I would make again. The dressing has too much vinegar and the taste is overpowering.


8 Ratings

Nov 22, 2008

Dressing was bland. Mostly tasted like tequila. Needs to be pumped up a lot to be a good salad. I added black olives for more flavor.

Apr 11, 2008

My husband absolutely loved this!

Feb 25, 2008

Lovely, refreshing and crunchy. I added a bit of brown sugar to the dressing to make it a little less tart. It was great with a hot barley and butternut veg dish

May 09, 2012

This was pretty good. I used distilled white vinegar.

May 15, 2013

I needed a quick salad for dinner and someone from ‘thebuzz’ posted this recipe and I had all the ingredients. It came together quickly and had very good flavor. For me the tequila taste came through ‘loud and strong’, DH could taste it, but thought it was the right amount taste. A good salad, just not my favorite.


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  • Calories
  • 253 kcal
  • 13%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 10.2 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 21.7 g
  • 33%
  • Fiber
  • 5.9 g
  • 24%
  • Protein
  • 2.6 g
  • 5%
  • Sodium
  • 112 mg
  • 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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