Tag: Salads

Pea and Radish Salad with Chives
Salads, Soups and And Sandwiches

Spring Pea Salad

I think fresh peas just scream “Spring.”  This salad with it’s sweetness of peas, the slight peppery edge of new radishes along with a hint of anise from fresh tarragon is a celebration of spring for me.  Shopping your local farmer’s market is where to find for wonderful, locally grown peas, radishes and tarragon.  Trust […]

Basket with Homegrown Italian Plum Tomatoes & Cod With Tomatoes & Tomato Mozz. Police
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Tomato Fresh Mozzarella Salad Police

I may have mentioned in my writings that I adore tomatoes!   The bounty of summer at it’s best! It’s the dead of winter now and that often brings getting together with food friends.  Recently at a get-together lunch recently where I saw on the  menu Tomato Bocconcini salad.  I could almost feel my blood pressure […]

Blog Post Photo, Herbs Sprouting
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New Greens And More

It’s official, winter’s over and time to get those seeds and begin planting! Growing your own arugula is very satisfying. It’s like magic! Simply seed directly in the garden or plant in a planter on a patio or balcony. Mix together some potting soil, some sea soil then plant the seeds. Water lightly. In no […]

Fattoush Salad, Yellow Noodle Bowl
Salads, Soups and And Sandwiches

Fattoush Salad

This tasty salad is of Lebanese origin. I like to serve it with all sorts of Mediterranean dishes.  I find it’s especially welcome on a hot day! Good with barbecued chicken, lamb, beef or even fish.  When I decide to serve pita on the side,  I don’t put it in the salad and sometimes I like […]