Category Archives: Salads

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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Loaded Potato Salad

In time for Father’s Day and July Fourth Celebrations, I’ve got a new potato salad recipe for you. This Loaded Potato Salad has all of the ingredients of a Loaded Baked Potato, but in the cold, creamy goodness of a … Continue reading

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Panzanella (Meatless Monday)

Panzanella: A Tuscan salad of bread and tomatoes that is popular in the summer. This recipe for Panzanella would probably make the traditionalist very sad face, but it is molto delizioso! 

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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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Kale and Butternut Squash Salad (Meatless Monday)

This recipe for a fabulous Fall Salad of Kale and Butternut Squash comes together in just minutes. Yes…minutes! The Kale is slightly steamed (with an easy trick to do it), and instead of oven-roasting the Butternut Squash, I have sautéed … Continue reading

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Kamut Caprese Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette (Meatless Monday)

This week’s Meatless Monday is a recipe for Kamut Caprese Salad…whole grain protein from the Kamut, along with tomato, fresh mozzarella chunks, fresh basil and a quick and easy balsamic vinaigrette. It’s filling, delicious and unbelievably nutritious. 

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Summery Southwest Couscous Salad

This recipe for Summery Southwest Couscous Salad is loaded with garden-fresh vegetables and herbs, as well as black beans and pepitas (toasted pumpkin seeds). It’s an incredibly easy salad that works beautifully as a meatless meal, or as a side … Continue reading

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Black and White Bean Salad

This Black and White Bean Salad recipe is super-easy, tart and tangy, and perfect as a salad or as a dip and is a great Meatless Monday meal. I’ve had a lot going on around the house lately; there’s a … Continue reading

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Spicy Cilantro Slaw with Creamy Lime Dressing

  Summer always means backyard grilling and nothing goes better with barbecue or grilling than coleslaw. This recipe for Spicy Cilantro Slaw has a Creamy Lime Dressing and a hint of heat; it’s my version of a recipe a friend … Continue reading

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