Category Archives: Summer Salads

Dill Cucumber Chicken Salad with Greek Ranch Dressing

  4 oz. plain greek yogurt 1 med. clove of crushed garlic 1/2 cup bottled Italian dressing 2 tbsp. mayonnaise Place yogurt, garlic, Italian dressing and mayo in a salad serving bowl and blend till smooth. 3 c. torn baby … Continue reading

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Basic Chicken Salad

Basic Chicken Salad        Serves 4   4 c. roasted chicken (OR any kind of cooked, including canned) 1/2 c. chicken broth (from the cooked chicken) 1 tbs. white wine vinegar or fresh lemon juice 1 c. each … Continue reading

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Watermelon Salad Mazatlan

Watermelon in the company of this citrusy-tropical fruit salad blend, this dish  generously serves 8 to 12 but may easily be halved for fewer servings.  You’ll experience sweet Mexican ocean breezes with every bite. 6 c. watermelon cubes or balls … Continue reading

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Arroz con Cítrico Ensalada- Spanish/Citrus Rice Salad

Arroz con Cítrico – Spanish Rice with Citrus Salad This makes a wonderful summer salad for 8 by adding 3 c. of torn baby romaine lettuce, 1/4 c. orange juice and 2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil.  Toss as any salad and … Continue reading

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Savory Watermelon Salad

This is fabulous as a make-ahead barbecue, picnic or potluck salad through the summer.  It offers spicy sweet and salty, with just right the balance of silkiness and acid to make your palate keen on the character of the season. … Continue reading

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Roasted Vegetable Pasta Salad

A meat-free diet is so much easier to adopt when the food is made so beautiful and luscious that your palate has no anticipation or expectation of anything more. This pasta salad truly fills the bill and will be one … Continue reading

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