Category Archives: Salads

Black Bean Salad with Corn, Red Peppers and Avocado

Ingredients: 1 15-ounce cans black beans, rinsed and drained 2 ears fresh corn, kernels cut off the cob 1 red bell pepper, diced 1 jalapeno pepper, diced fine 2 cloves garlic, minced ½ White onion, minced 2 teaspoons salt 1 Tsp sugar Extra virgin olive oil 1 teaspoon lime zest (be sure to zest limes …

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Traditional Coleslaw

Ingredients: 1/2 Head cabbage 1-2 Carrots 1/4 Cup cider vinegar 2 Tbsp sugar 1 Tsp salt Mayonnaise Sour cream Pinch of cayenne pepper 3 Scallions finely chopped (optional) Cilantro, chopped (optional) Directions: Using the grating disc shred cabbage and carrot in food processor and put in bowl Mix vinegar, sugar, salt,  cayenne pepper, sour cream, …

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Green Goddess Salad

Ingredients: Cooked shrimp Avocado Zucchini Cherry tomatoes Canned artichoke hearts, chopped Celery chopped Green Goddess Dressing Directions: Combine first nine ingredients in proportion you want Dress with Green Goddess Dressing    

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Waldorf Salad

Ingredients: Fuji apple 2 stalks of celery Handful of raisins Handful of walnut halves Splash of white balsamic vinegar Freshly ground black pepper Mayonnaise Directions: Add first six ingredients to bowl and toss Add a dollop of mayonnaise and toss again Serve

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Asian Slaw

Ingredients Dressing: 1 Tbsp creamy peanut butter 6 Tbsp vegetable oil 1/2 teaspoon toasted (dark) sesame oil 4 Tbsp seasoned rice vinegar (if seasoned rice vinegar is not available, add a teaspoon or two of sugar to regular rice vinegar) Salad: 8 cups thinly sliced Napa cabbage 2 tbsp of cilantro 1 cup grated carrots 1/2 cup …

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Tomato Salad

Tomato Salad Sunday, February 1st, 2015 Ingredients: Fresh summer tomato Scallions Parsley 1 strip of bacon Salt and pepper Extra virgin olive oil Sherry vinegar Directions: 1. Cut bacon into lardons 2. In a skillet add a little olive and fry lardons until barely crisp 3. Slice a clove of garlic and add to bacon …

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Russian Dressing

Russian Dressing Monday, September 28th, 2015 Ingredients: Ketchup Mayonnaise Diced sweet gherkin Capers Ground chile pepper Dash of Tabasco Sauce White balsamic vinegar or lemon juice Directions: Combine above ingredients in the proportion that suits your taste

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