Category Archives: Salads-Spring-Summer

Chopped Salad with Romaine and Bok Choy

I have probably made this salad 5 or 6 times in the last few months. This has become my go-to salad for family dinners and potlucks. It is substantial enough for a main dish but is great as a side … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Greens, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | Comments Off on Chopped Salad with Romaine and Bok Choy

Quick Pickled Onions and Pickled Onion Potato Salad

We have a bumper crop of onions at the Farm this year. Let’s use some of them up and make a quick refrigerator pickle. This is a super simple pickle to make with only a few ingredients. A lot of … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Onions and Leeks, Potatoes, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | Comments Off on Quick Pickled Onions and Pickled Onion Potato Salad

Broccoli Slaw with Buttermilk Dressing

A slaw by any other name. Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Broccoli, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | Comments Off on Broccoli Slaw with Buttermilk Dressing

Tomato and Bread Salad

I made this yesterday. I sometimes see this type of salad called Panzanella. Most recipes I have seen for panzanella call for ‘stale bread’. That sounds kind of gross to me, and soggy. So, being the renegade that I am … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer, Tomatoes-Tomatillos | Comments Off on Tomato and Bread Salad

Kohlrabi and Fennel Salad

I like dishes using foods that look the same but have very different textures and tastes. This is one of those dishes. Kohlrabi and fennel and onions don’t look anything alike before they are cut up. Cut up they look … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Fennel, Kohlrabi, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | Comments Off on Kohlrabi and Fennel Salad

Potluck Grain Salad

Once a month I get together with a group of food loving girlfriends for dinner. We take turns hosting the meal at our homes, and each month we pick a different theme for dinner. Saturday we were at my friend’s … Continue reading

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Radish and Arugula Salad with Honey, Almonds and Mint

It is so great to hear from CSA members. Keep those comments and emails coming. I am here for you. Let me know what you like and don’t like, and what you want to know more about. Last week I … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Arugula, Radish, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | Comments Off on Radish and Arugula Salad with Honey, Almonds and Mint

Watermelon Waldorf Salad

I don’t think anything takes me back to my childhood more than Waldorf salad or melon balls. I thought it would be fun to combine the two. Watermelon Waldorf Salad The flesh of one watermelon diced or use your melonball … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Melon, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | Comments Off on Watermelon Waldorf Salad

Golden Beet and Tahini Salad

I really like to have this tahini salad dressing on hand to add to salads or vegetables. It’s just garlic, tahini and lemon. Together it adds nice bright flavor to lots of different dishes. Golden beet and tahini salad 1 … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Beets, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | Comments Off on Golden Beet and Tahini Salad

Beet and Lentil Salad

I don’t go to Whole Foods very often. I found myself there this weekend. When I am there I love to see what they have in the prepared foods area. I am always inspired. I think they do a really … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Beets, Recipes, Salads-Spring-Summer | 2 Comments