Category Archives: Salad

Bread Salad (Panzanella)

Bread salad is classic and to me is the essence of summer. Basil, cucumbers, succulent tomatoes, all right outside in my garden. This is nice cool salad to have on a warm summer evening. It is the perfect side for … Continue reading

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Asian Pomelo Salad

A couple of weeks ago, my boss brought in three shopping bags full of pomelos. If you don’t know what a pomelo is, it is a citrus of Asian origin. They have a nice tangy, grapefruity flavor without the bitterness. … Continue reading

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Coriander Scallops with Orange-Ginger Dressing

This months Bon Appetit was filled with amazing recipes. While I was drawn to the casseroles, I decided to settle on this quick and healthy alternative. Luckily I had most of the ingredient on hand. Frozen ginger in the freezer, … Continue reading

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Bread Salad

This is one of my go to recipes during the summer months.  I get bunches and bunches of basil from my CSA.  I can only stand so much pesto.  But J and I never seem to get tired of bread, … Continue reading

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July 4th Recap and Potato Salad

Last weekend was July 4th.  I grilled at my apartment.  It was going to be very small gathering, but friends invited friends and somehow I managed to cram 12 people into the living room of my 800sq ft apartment.  J … Continue reading

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Green Rice and Tomatillo Salad

J and I had a dinner party a month or so ago.  It was Tex-Mex themed.  I tried to pull together a table setting out of my mismatched dishware.  It didn’t turn out half bad. As for the menu: Chipotle … Continue reading

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Salad. I eat them almost daily as a side.  And at least once a week J and I have what we call a “big salad”.  Salads can be boring.  They leave you feeling satisfied that you ate a healthy meal, … Continue reading

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