Category Archives: Salad

Kale, Pecan And Pear Salad. New Music From Jennie Abrahamson.

I love nuts and fruits in salads, especially if they are warm like these pears and lightly caramelized pecans. The kale is simply prepped with the usual oil massage to make it tender. I used baby kale because it is … Continue reading

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Iceberg Salad With Crispy Maple-Glazed Prosciutto. Catchy New Music From The Bone Chimes.

The often dismissed iceberg lettuce gets all dressed up in this elegant salad. Crisp wedges are drizzled with a tangy buttermilk-based dressing and topped with crunchy-sweet roasted prosciutto and nutty Parmesan. The maple-glazed prosciutto really knocked me over…it is so … Continue reading

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Whipped Brie Salad With Dates And Candied Walnuts. Reptile Youth On The Stereo.

This salad was described as “sumptuous”. That is not one of my regular food adjectives, but it quite nicely sums up this rich, luxurious, and splendid salad. (Splendid also is not a usual for me, but it came up as … Continue reading

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Watercress, Pickled Onion And Pear Salad. New Music From Dirtwire.

Let’s do a happy dance for FRIDAY! This is a very simple salad that packs a bunch of flavor. The peppery watercress is balanced by the sweet pear, the pickled onions add a vinegary bite and a squeeze of lemon … Continue reading

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Butter Lettuce And Roasted Tomato Salad With Parmesan Crisps. New Music From Vaults.

Lettuce move on to today’s super salad. If you have never made Parmesan crisps, you are in for a real treat. They are so easy to make. Just spread some shredded cheese on a baking sheet and cook in a … Continue reading

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Grilled Steaks with Cilantro Sauce And Asian Watermelon Salad. New Music From EVVY.

I know…completely ridiculous, but I love the pronunciation. I also love this savory watermelon salad. I have never had anything quite like it and was surprised by how well the melon tasted with all of the herbs and Asian spices. … Continue reading

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Asian Chicken And Orzo Salad

Definitely fresh and perfect for a light meal. Orzo is tossed with vegetables, chicken, toasted almonds and a soy-hoisin based vinaigrette. Bonus is that the salad is as quick to make as it is delicious. Asian Chicken And Orzo Salad … Continue reading

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