Salads

Roasted Garlic Salad Dressing

Roasted Garlic Salad Dressing

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Posted: May 28, 2010

Wow, this is good stuff.  I use this dressing for a lot of different types of salads.  My most favorite salad to use it in is the California Cobb Salad.  I use crisp romaine lettuce […]

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Fall Harvest Salad

Fall Harvest Salad

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Posted: May 24, 2010

I love finding new and delicious salads to make.  This salad is full of all the things I love; crumbled goat cheese, candied walnuts, cranberries and tender leafy lettuce.  The sweet and tangy vinaigrette is […]

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Spinach and Strawberry Salad~Two Ways

Spinach and Strawberry Salad~Two Ways

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Posted: May 22, 2010

Okay, I have to admit that I did not take this photo.  When I was making these salads yesterday I forgot to take photos, but wanted to post the recipes.  Soooo, until I can get […]

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Bacon, Egg and Spinach Salad

Bacon, Egg and Spinach Salad

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Posted: May 5, 2010

This is a fun salad to put together for any brunch table.  It almost makes a little statement with those bright green leaves and brilliant white eggs next to each other. I always have a […]

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Southwestern-Style Salad with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette

Southwestern-Style Salad with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette

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Posted: April 30, 2010

Crisp romaine lettuce, avocado, black beans, spiral pasta, red onion, tomatoes.  All encased in a delicious cilantro lime vinaigrette.  Then I topped it off with the shrimp from a previous post.  Oh yes, this is […]

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Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salad

Roasted Corn and Black Bean Salad

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Posted: April 29, 2010

This is such a delicious dish.  It can be a dip served with your favorite chips, on top of greens for a salad, a topper for grilled chicken or filling for a “farmer’s market” quesadilla. […]

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Tomato-Mozzarella Salad with Pesto

Tomato-Mozzarella Salad with Pesto

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Posted: April 27, 2010

  If this isn’t the perfect summer salad, then I don’t know what is.  During the summer months there always seems to be an extra surplus of delicious, homegrown tomatoes.  I love it when someone […]

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Orzo salad with Feta and Cherry Tomatoes

Orzo salad with Feta and Cherry Tomatoes

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Posted: April 12, 2010

Orzo is a rice shaped pasta.  This orzo salad is full of fun textures and the sweet cherry tomatoes give it a pop of color.  You could easily add grilled shrimp to this recipe for […]

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Italian Pasta Salad with a red wine vinaigrette

Italian Pasta Salad with a red wine vinaigrette

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Posted: March 20, 2010

Tender pasta , Provolone cheese, and sundried tomatoes paired with flavorful Italian salami and pepperoni for a spicy zing, crunchy red onions and peppers, black olives, fresh parsley and freshly grated Parmesan cheese all tossed in a […]

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Quinoa and Black Bean Salad

Quinoa and Black Bean Salad

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Posted: March 17, 2010

Oh man, when corn season hits, this salad is going to ROCK!  I do have to admit that I need to work on the vinaigrette a little bit….it just didn’t do “it” for me….I’ll keep […]

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