Salads

HOLIDAY SALAD FOR THANKSGIVING!

Holiday Salad This is a perfect salad to serve for your Thanksgiving Day meal. The salad leaves are hearty so they will hold up well. I like to serve this salad because the endive and lettuce are slightly bitter and stays crunchy,  it blends nicely with the sweetness...

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Shaved Fennel and Parmesan Salad

Shaved Fennel and Parmesan Salad Fennel is a crunchy yet delicate licorice flavorful bulbous vegetable root with a tall, wispy fronded tops that looks like dill. I like to use the fronds as a garnish in the salad! I posted an interesting article on the surprising...

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EASY AND FLAVORFUL SALAD DRESSING

Salad dressings should never overpower your salad. You want salad dressing to add a clean light taste to your earthy greens that are not overly creamy, garlicky or oily. It defeats the whole purpose of a fresh salad.  It's important to mix your salad and eat it right...

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CUCUMBER & ZUCCHINI CARPACCIO!

CUCUMBER & ZUCCHINI CARPACCIO  This is my go-to salad for the whole month of August when cucumbers and zucchinis are at their peak of flavor. I go to the farmers market to pick mine and always buy organic. Because they are vine-ripened you can taste the clean,...

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PANZANELLA SALAD WITH FRESH PEACHES

You all know by now how much I love  organic summer fruits and vegetables. I constantly think about different ways to use them before the season is over. I’m a big salad eater and have salad with every meal, sometimes even breakfast! I’m always thinking about...

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PEACH CAESAR SALAD

PEACH CAESAR SALAD INGREDIENTS  Please use Organic produce 10 Little gem (small mini) Romain lettuce, pulled apart, rinsed and dried well.If you have a salad spinner that is the best, if not roll them in paper towel to dry really well. 4 tablespoons of fresh lemon...

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ISRAELI COUSCOUS SALAD WITH WILD ARUGULA & GREEK FETA

You can serve this salad as a side for all your summertime dishes. I love it with grilled or BBQ chicken, burgers, steak, and fish.  You can also add fresh fruit such as raspberries, mango or pineapple, and avocados. Fresh fruit can be grilled also. I’m sharing the...

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GRILLED PEACHES AND BURRATA CHEESE SALAD

If you ask me what my very favorite food in the whole wide world is, I would say without hesitation, “Peaches”! The season for peaches is short, from the middle of May to mid -August. I eat 4 to 5 peaches every day during the summer. I can’t help it, I should probably...

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