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

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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

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Salad Greens, Coronation Grapes, Pears, Pecorino & Mixed Salad with Apples, Nuts & Pecorino
Salads, Soups and And Sandwiches

Mixed Salad With Apple, Nuts And Grapes

Inspired by Tessa Kiros’ “Twelve” cookbook, this excellent salad is easy to make and can be changed up using other nuts and cheeses, perhaps hazelnuts, Pecorino Toscano or Gorgonzola dolce. Right now is apple season, local grape season as well

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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

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Used fpr Caesar Salad, No Anchovies & Creamy Garlic Dressing
Salads, Soups and And Sandwiches

Creamy Garlic Dressing

I make this dressing so often, I could make it in my sleep! It’s terrific on really fresh salad greens and on a tomato, onion salad topped with shredded fresh basil and chopped fresh oregano. Makes Enough Dressing for 4

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Orzo Lentil Salad with Feta Cheese, Cherry Tomatoes & Cucumber
Pasta, Gnocchi and Polenta

Orzo, Lentil Salad With Feta

This is a refreshing salad that goes well with Greek or Moroccan marinated chicken, beef, lamb or whatever suits your fancy! If you aren’t familiar with orzo, it’s a rice-shaped pasta and is readily available. As for the lentils you

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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

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