1 package prepackaged cole slaw mix
¼ cup slivered almonds, toasted
2 scallions, chopped
1 cup Chinese noodles
1 can mandarin oranges, drained (optional)
1 cup canola oil
2/3 cup rice vinegar
¼ cup sugar
1 teaspoon pepper
Combine and shake to mix well.
Combine all salad ingredients including mandarin oranges if desired. Toss with about ½ cup of the dressing and serve.