Celery Root and Carrot Salad (AIP)
Prep time
Total time
Celery root wins the prize for ugliest produce... and also the prize for versatility and deliciousness! Enjoy it here in a refreshing salad, combined with carrots and green apples. Use compliant anchovy paste to make it AIP-friendly; use mustard to make it vegan.
Recipe type: Salad
Serves: 4-6 servings
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon anchovy paste or Dijon mustard
  • ⅓ cup avocado oil
  • 1 medium celery root, cleaned and peeled
  • 1 large carrot
  • 1 tart green apple (such as Granny Smith), peeled and cored
  • 2 green onions, sliced thin
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley leaves (optional)
  1. Place lemon juice, honey, salt, anchovy paste or mustard, and avocado oil in a jar with a tight lid and shake vigorously to form an emulsified dressing. Set aside.
  2. Using a food processor fitted with a shredding blade, or a box grater, shred the celery root, carrot, and apple.
  3. Place the shredded vegetables and apple into a large bowl, mix in the onions and parsley leaves.
  4. Pour dressing over top and gently toss.
  5. Chill for at least 30 minutes before serving, to allow flavors to marry.
Recipe by Gutsy By Nature at https://gutsybynature.com/2019/03/12/celery-root-and-carrot-salad-aip/