Category Archives: Salads

Avocado and Melon Salad

I found this absolutely beautiful Arava melon. This green fleshed melon is dense and sweet like a cantaloupe and juice like a honeydew. Since there are only two of us, I needed to figure out something to do with half … Continue reading

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Blood Orange Salad with Blood Orange Vinaigrette

I love a blood orange. They taste like an orange, but with a hint of raspberry. They work beautifully in a salad, not to mention as a snack. A blood orange is a citrus that contains anthocyanin, the same compound … Continue reading

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Avocado Tuna Boats

Looking for a quick and delicious lunch? Fill an avocado with tuna salad! Add some crisp lettuce and a few little tomatoes – Voila!

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Mexican Style Pasta Salad

Summer is pasta salad time. We get tired of the same old salad and we love Mexican food. That spurred an idea to combine the two and here’s the delicious salad I came up with.

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Classic Wedge Salad – Throw Back Thursday

It’s Throw Back Thursday – The first people to cultivate iceberg lettuce were the ancient Egyptians. They used it to make oil from the seeds and the succulent leaves were a prized ingredient on the tables. These crisp heads traveled … Continue reading

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