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EMPANADA SALAD BOWL My dad recently made empanadas using Empanadas Mendocin…

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My dad recently made empanadas using laylitasrecipes Empanadas Mendocinas method, and I got to reap the benefits of his leftover filling 🤩 Keep scrolling for the recipe deets…

Salad Ingredients:
– 1 head romaine lettuce
– 1/2 to 1 cup cherry tomatoes
– 3-4 stalks celery
– 2 small cucumbers
– 1/4 white or purple onion
– approx 1/3 cup chopped cilantro
– 1 cup empanada meat filling (can be made using meat replacement such as tofu)

Dressing Ingredients:
– 1.5 tablespoons mayo
– juice from 1/2 large lemon
– 2 tsp cumin
– 1 tsp chili powder
– salt & pepper

(Notes: Add more mayo for creamier dressing, add more lemon juice for more drizzly dressing. Adjust seasonings as needed.)

– Finely chop all salad ingredients and add them to a bowl 🥣
– Add dressing ingredients to a bowl and whisk until fully combined
– Mix dressing into salad and enjoy 😄

(Serve with casasanchezfoods chips for best results 😌)