Posts Tagged ‘salad’

Confetti Slaw

Barbecue season starts this weekend and I thought I’d share this slaw recipe.  It’s a fun and colorful salad as well as tasty; a perfect addition to any of barbecue or picnic meals.  It’s also lighter than a mayo-based coleslaw making it perfect to pile up on your plate  Enjoy it and have a great […]

Black-Eyed Peas and Corn Salad

I can’t believe I sailed through two months without any writing here!  Honestly, I had all the intentions but time ran faster than I could catch. I have been back in the kitchen cooking since the end of March, but I haven’t cared too much for baking surprisingly.  My work assignment was endless; it seemed […]

My kinda chopped salad

I used to garden, a long while  back when there were only two of us in the house.  I had much time in my hand, and I didn’t know that cooking, baking, and taking food photography would take up my time back then.  So, I channeled my energy and focus on gardening.  Though I didn’t […]

Red Leaf Lettuce with Citrus Dressing and Toasted Pine Nuts

I like eating salad with my meal, when it’s done rightly, it provides contrasting texture and flavor to the meal.  In fact salad could become my main meal during the day especially on weekdays when I don’t eat lunch at home.  Sometimes my salad is lavishly garnished with plenty of other things especially when it’s […]

Orzo Salad with Vegetables and Herbs

This is a good salad to make to accompany grilled meat or chicken, I made this along with my Honey Citrus Chicken.  The orzo pasta goes well with a medley of vegetables, sugar snap peas, tomatoes, cucumbers, and green onions; the mint and parsley add a herbal tone to the salad.  I love the combination […]