Celery root is used widely in Europe in soups, salads and stir-fry. It is high in silicon and is used to treat high blood pressure. Rolled in a sheet of toasted nori adds flavor, texture, color, many essential minerals and is fun to eat.
Celery root, peeled and grated
3 or 4
Sunchokes, washed (not peeled), grated
Tart apple, grated
Mint leaves, finely chopped
Green onions, thinly sliced on the diagonal
Pumpkin or olive oil or combination
Juice of 1 or 2 lemons
Sea Salt to taste
Combine dressing ingredients in a cup. Blend with salad ingredients.
Allow flavors to meld for 30 minutes. Adjust to taste
Place a few tablespoons in a sheet of toasted nori and roll.
This salad can also be rolled in red or green leaf lettuce or steamed cabbage leaves.