Category Archives: Salads

Cantaloupe Salad with Feta

Delicious summer salad with Cantaloupe and English Cucumber from Real Simple!  So easy to put together and enjoy!

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Grilled Romaine with Blue Cheese

I am hooked on grilled Romaine lettuce. Not sure where I was introduced to this – maybe Charleston, WV at a steak house! So this is my spin!  Slice the head of lettuce in half, trim each end. Drizzle with olive … Continue reading

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Honey-Dijon Chicken Paillards with Zucchini Slaw

OK –  Cooking Light’s great spin on slaw using freshly grated zucchini – nice light, little crunch with the zucchini with an interesting blend of the oregano, scallions and parsley!  Honey-Dijon chicken was a superb complement! The honey and dijon flavors come through. Very … Continue reading

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Chopped Greek Salad with Pita Chips

Wonderful Greek spin on a salad from Real Simple, Chopped Greek Salad with Pita Chips. We used the shredded iceberg and it was delicious. With the dressing, add a bit more oregano for a more robust taste. Enjoy!

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Picnic Marinated Summer Slaw

You can’t have pulled pork without a delicious slaw to accompany it! Right! For the vinegar base slaw lovers, this one is for you!  Rachel Ray’s, Picnic Marinated Summer Slaw. A little different and packed with flavor with the tomatoes, … Continue reading

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Asparagus and Baby Kale Cesear Salad

Opened my first “EatingWell”, a great healthy eating magazine and found this great spin on a Cesear Salad….Asparagus and Baby Kale. We added some tomato and lots of parmesean cheese.

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Mediterranean Vinaigrette

Wonderful Mediterranean Vinaigrette! Delicious. We added some sliced peppers, cucumber, tomatoes and feta! First class.

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Wilted Brussel Sprout Salad

Another Rachael Ray classic, wilted brussels sprout salad. Delicious. 1/2 c thinly sliced red onion 5 T olive oil 2.5 tsp red wine vinegar 12 oz. chopped brussels sprouts 1/2 c parsley 1/3 blue cheese crumbled 1/2 c chopped hazelnuts … Continue reading

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Sweet Cheese Crisps

An awesome appetizer or sensational garnish to a caesar salad are these Sweet Cheese Crisps from Rachel Ray’s idea book. Toss a small handful of shredded Parmesan with a pinch of dried thyme. Form into small mounds on a parchment … Continue reading

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BLT Pasta Salad

A great, easy and very tasty BLT (not sure where the L fits in though) pasta salad from Allrecipes.  Just a few ingredients and quick put together and its delicious. A crowd pleaser. Enjoy.

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