Category Archives: Condiments

Creamy Poppy Seed Dressing – Two Ways

Top your favorite salad, fruit, or slaw with this recipe for Creamy Poppy Seed Dressing, done two ways: Traditional Mayonnaise and Greek Yogurt; both sweetened with honey. 

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Pear and Tart Cherry Chutney

This recipe for Pear and Tart Cherry Chutney is an English-style chutney, using both fresh fruit (pears) and dried fruits (tart cherries and golden raisins). It’s a perfect relish-type jam that pairs wonderfully with cheeses, used as a sandwich spread, … Continue reading

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Citrus and Hemp Salad with Chocolate Balsamic Vinaigrette (Just Hemp Foods – #Choctoberfest with Imperial Sugar)

Today’s recipe for #Choctoberfest with Imperial Sugar is brought to you with the help of Just Hemp Foods: Citrus Salad with Chocolate Balsamic Vinaigrette.  Yes. Chocolate Balsamic Vinaigrette.  The combination is amazing. 

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Salsa for Canning

It’s the height of tomato season; this recipe for Salsa is for canning and will make 10 pints. So, hit your garden or local farmers’ market for 7 pounds of this season’s tomatoes. There’s nothing like having fresh tomatoes of … Continue reading

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Orange Braised Beet Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts (Meatless Monday)

We’re in the dog-days of summer here, and it’s hot and humid; this means it is salad weather for the foreseeable future. This recipe for Orange Braised Beet Salad with Goat Cheese and Walnuts is cool and colorful and packed … Continue reading

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Greek Salad Dressing (Meatless Monday)

This very simple recipe for Greek Salad Dressing is perfect for any salad. Take your favorite salad fixin’s and make your own dressing, minus the chemicals found in store-bought dressings. 

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Refried Bean Salad – Cinco de Mayo (Meatless Monday)

Refried Bean Salad is today’s Meatless Monday recipe, just in time for Cinco de Mayo celebrations tomorrow. The beans can be served two ways: cold, as on this salad, or heated to molten hotness for any southwest inspired meal. Throw … Continue reading

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Eggplant Cutlet Salad with Balsamic Roasted Onion and Artichoke (Meatless Monday – Dominex®)

Today I’m pairing up with Dominex® “The Eggplant People” and Meatless Monday. This recipe for Eggplant Cutlet Salad also has Balsamic Roasted Onions and Artichoke Hearts, crumbled Gorgonzola cheese, fresh oregano leaves and a drizzle of balsamic vinaigrette. Ready to … Continue reading

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Beef “Steak” Salad with Horseradish Dressing and Quick-Pickled Red Onion

Have you noticed the price of beef lately? Have you noticed, too, that the cost for formerly inexpensive cuts like flank and skirt steak have skyrocketed since they became popular in restaurants? Well, I’ve got a fabulous “steak” salad recipe … Continue reading

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Falafel with Greek Yogurt Tahini Dressing (Meatless Monday)

This week’s Meatless Monday is one of my favorites: Falafel with Greek Yogurt Tahini Dressing. If you have never had Falafel, it is coarse ground chick peas, and this version is in patty form (Falafel can also be in ball … Continue reading

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