Salads

Watermelon Salad Recipe with Feta Cheese and Mint

Watermelon Salad Recipe with Feta Cheese and Mint

This watermelon salad recipe is the perfect dish: each bite of cold juicy watermelon paired with salty feta and cooling mint is all I need for dinner at the end of a sweltering summer day. How to Choose a Watermelon Watermelons come in many sizes, […]

Brown Rice Salad Recipe with Charred Scallion Vinaigrette

Brown Rice Salad Recipe with Charred Scallion Vinaigrette

This brown rice salad recipe with charred scallion vinaigrette is an easy-to-make main course salad. It holds up well, and can provide delicious lunches for the week when made in advance. The flavors of rice vinegar, sesame oil, honey, garlic, ginger, and of course, charred […]

Marinated Carrot Salad Recipe

Marinated Carrot Salad Recipe

This marinated carrot salad recipe takes shredded carrots and blends them with an array of spices to create a vibrant and refreshing side salad. Picking the Right Carrots Carrots purchased from the grocery store are often bitter, old, and bland. A telltale sign of an […]

Turkish-Style Carrot Salad Recipe with Minty Yogurt Dressing

Turkish-Style Carrot Salad Recipe with Minty Yogurt Dressing

This Turkish-style carrot salad recipe is spiced with red pepper and garlic, and tossed in a tangy minty yogurt dressing. Enjoy as a side dish to your favorite main, or as part of a traditional Turkish mezze spread. Either way, this carrot salad recipe is […]

Roasted Fingerling Potato Salad Recipe with Fresh Herbs and Lemon Zest

Roasted Fingerling Potato Salad Recipe with Fresh Herbs and Lemon Zest

This roasted fingerling potato salad recipe with fresh herbs and lemon zest is a simple dish to pull together when you’re staring at an empty pantry and a few random ingredients in the fridge. It pairs will with this Cilantro Stem-Aioli. Fingerling Potatoes Fingerling potatoes […]

Chickpea Salad Recipe with Radish Leaf and Mint Pesto

Chickpea Salad Recipe with Radish Leaf and Mint Pesto

This zesty chickpea salad recipe with radish leaf and mint pesto combines simple pantry ingredients for a hearty salad that is a perfect complement to any meal, or great on its own for a light lunch or dinner. Cooking Chickpeas Cooking your own beans might […]

Sweet Potato Salad with Nasturtium Pesto Recipe

Sweet Potato Salad with Nasturtium Pesto Recipe

This sweet potato salad with nasturtium pesto recipe is a delicious hearty salad that utilizes a common plant you may have growing in your garden. The entire nasturtium plant is edible, include the leaves, stems, flowers, and the nasturtium pods, which are leftover after the […]

Radish and White Bean Salad Recipe

Radish and White Bean Salad Recipe

This radish and white bean salad recipe comes together quickly and the crunchiness of the radish is delicious paired with the creaminess of the beans and brightness of the sherry vinegar. How to Cook with Radishes Radishes, truth be told, have often stumped me. So […]

Zucchini Noodle Salad Recipe with Chickpeas

Zucchini Noodle Salad Recipe with Chickpeas

This zucchini noodle salad recipe with chickpeas and fresh herbs is a refreshing summer salad that is an easy dish to add to your weekly repertoire. It’s loaded with fresh herbs and dressed simply with olive oil and lemon juice. Vegetable Noodles Truth be told, […]

Amy’s Celery Salad Recipe with Citrus and Chilies

Amy’s Celery Salad Recipe with Citrus and Chilies

This celery salad recipe combines crunchy celery, creamy avocado, and sweet orange all together with citrus and chilies. The recipes is adapted from from Amy Pennington’s cookbook Salad Days: Boost Your Health and Happiness with 75 Simple, Satisfying Recipes for Greens, Grains, Proteins and More. […]

Roasted Beet Salad Recipe with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette

Roasted Beet Salad Recipe with Garlic-Cumin Vinaigrette

This roasted beet salad recipe combines the natural sweetness of beets with a garlicky vinaigrette and a kick of jalapeno. The addition of creamy goat cheese rounds out the dish. Beets Taste Good! When I owned beachgreens produce home delivery service, I discovered that many […]

Kale Salad Recipe with Apple and Dried Sour Cherries

Kale Salad Recipe with Apple and Dried Sour Cherries

If you have one kale salad recipe in your repertoire, this recipe has to be it. I have converted many kale skeptics to actually liking the green leafy nutritional powerhouse (or at least being less skeptical), upon tasting this recipe. Kale Salad Recipe Truth be […]

Broccoli and Sugar Snap Pea Salad Recipe

Broccoli and Sugar Snap Pea Salad Recipe

This Broccoli and Sugar Snap Pea Salad Recipe tastes sweet and crunchy, and is perfect for ingredients found fresh at the farmer’s market. Blanching Blanching is a method of cooking vegetables briefly in boiling water, then submerging (shocking) in ice water bath or under cold […]