Category Archives: Summer Salads

Chunky Mini-Potato Salad

Potato Salad is a favorite as old as time and every cook who’s ever taken it for a Company or Family get-together has a special trick to make hers/his the absolute best ever. Here’s ours. It is an award winner! … Continue reading

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Super Foods Salad

Super Foods Salad (with Arugula)           Serves 8 By now we’ve all heard it, Avocados are another super food and by now we’re all getting off track with those resolutions to eat more healthy this year. This salad will re-inspire and … Continue reading

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Grilled Nectarine and Green Grape Compote

  Before summer has gone completely, this is a recipe you want to try.  It is ideal for the dog days of summer, and perfect because all those nectarines at the market are finally superbly ripe and delicious.  The seedless green grapes … Continue reading

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Avocado Lime and Chili Cole Slaw

This is the perfect rich and crunchy cole slaw to serve alongside  burritos and quesadilla and calamari appetizers  for a late weekend afternoon luncheon in your own back yard.  Add a platter of thick sliced  ham and watermelon, and tall cold drinks (Mango … Continue reading

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Salt and Vinegar Potato Salad

A summery addition of this yummy and different potato salad is a welcome side to almost any entrée you have to offer but it is particularly delicious with grilled fish and fried or barbecued chicken.  The tangy vinaigrette flavors and enticing colors of the added … Continue reading

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Scallops and Linguini in Garlic Butter Pan Sauce

Scallops and Linguini in Garlic Butter Pan Sauce While this dinner will probably satisfy nearly every adult seafood lover (with minor adaptations) it may not qualify as a favorite of younger eaters.  It is sufficiently delicious to give it a … Continue reading

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Ensalada de Repollo (Cabbage Salad)

Bright and beautiful, crunchy and delicious, this savory salad brightens any entrée set aside it.  It is perfect for meals that feature plain meats, but compliments casseroles and rice/bean dishes as well.  It serves as “supper” on hot summer evenings … Continue reading

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Almond Tea Cakes – Gluten Free

Tried and true. Gluten Free Tea cakes for you! As an accompaniment for that special cup of tea you deserve as a reward for being so good or on a lazy Susan with cucumber sandwiches at a formal tea, this … Continue reading

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New Year’s Party Bites V

V.  Garlic Tomatoes Crostini Ingredients:                                                        Makes 36 slices 1 sour dough baguette sliced thinly, … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Club-Cobb Dinner Salad

Sometimes you just want salad!  This salad contains the ultimate combination of the ingredients you love in both a Club Sandwich and a Cobb Salad with the addition of a perfect starch (little red potatoes) and touch of  heat  (jalapeño).   It … Continue reading

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