Tag: salad

Creamy Napa Cabbage Coleslaw

Creamy Napa Cabbage Coleslaw

Cabbage is my thing, any kind of cabbage, green, red, napa, Brussel sprouts and bok choy, surprisingly they all make great salads, but napa is the best. It’s less chewy and thick in comparison to classic green cabbage and not as spicy, but still has…

Mexican Corn and Bean Salad

Mexican Corn and Bean Salad

I adore Mexican food, but sometimes it can be a bit stogy, heavy refried beans and rich Spanish rice are not always refreshing during the summer. This salad is lighter than those traditional side dishes but just as substantial and filling. Charred corn, creamy black…

Taco Salad with Chipotle Ranch Dressing

Taco Salad with Chipotle Ranch Dressing

52 weeks of cooking – Hot and Cold Summer is a time for salad and not just small side salads, big, hearty, filling, dinner salads. To me a dinner salad is your whole meal, lots of veggies, composed flavors and a spectacular dressing. This taco…

Carrot Miso Salad Dressing

Carrot Miso Salad Dressing

I didn’t start making my own salad dressing until after I left Bounty. When I first started off I bought the basics, Italian dressing and Ranch, I didn’t do much more than that because I had so many other things to think about and that…

Golden Goddess Salad Dressing

Golden Goddess Salad Dressing

Finally, the long awaited recipe for golden goddess salad dressing is here! The base of this dressing, where all of it’s golden flavor comes from is nutritional yeast or brewers yeast. Not the same kind of yeast you use to make bread or beer, it’s…

Carrot Salad with Preserved Lemon

Carrot Salad with Preserved Lemon

52 weeks of cooking – Brinning I’ve heard about preserved lemons for years, but hadn’t ever tried them until I had an abundance of lemons on my hands. I made a batch of preserved lemons, stuck them in the fridge and forgot about them, it…

Stone Fruit Panzanella

Stone Fruit Panzanella

52 weeks of cooking – Stone Fruit What makes a salad a salad? Almost anything could be described as a salad, I like to say that a salad must contains mayo, think about it… potato salad, tuna salad, egg salad. Those all typically have mayo,…

Lapsang Souchong Lentil Salad

Lapsang Souchong Lentil Salad

52 weeks of cooking – Smoking As a tea appreciator and a seeker of new flavors lapsang souchong is something very interesting. It’s a black tea from China that is smoked with pinewood to dry it, the leaves soak up the smoky flavor and then…

Lemon Lime Coleslaw

Lemon Lime Coleslaw

52 weeks of cooking – On Sale Boats and budgets go together in my mind, I started my carrier working for a boat where I was told the budget needed to be around $5 per person, per day for food expenses. That’s all three meals…