Category Archives: Salad

Steve’s Wild Summer Salad

1/3 c white wine tarragon vinegar 3 tbsp Dijon mustard 1 tbsp sugar 1 tsp salt 1 tsp minced garlic 1 tsp dried tarragon crumbled 1/2 tsp crushed red pepper flakes 2/3 c safflower oil 5 c cooked wild rice … Continue reading

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Lou’s Bean Salad (from Jacque)

1/2 c. Red Wine Vinegar 1/2 c. Olive Oil 1 tsp dry tarragon 1c. or can red beans 1 c. or can garbanzo beans 2 c. frozen peas cooked 1/2 c. red onion, or 1 bunch green onions Chopped red … Continue reading

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Madislandgirl’s Food Pyramid Salad

As seems to be my style, here is a formula for The Food Pyramid Salad (so named when I realized the proportions sort of work out that way) I’m writing it from the top down, you can start anywhere you … Continue reading

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Barb (in Starbuck)’s Smoked Salmon and Melon Salad with Yogurt Cardamon Dressing

Smoked Salmon and Melon Salad 1/3 cup mint leaves, coarsely chopped 1 tsp. finely shredded lemon peel 1/4 tsp. cracked black pepper 1/2 cantaloupe, peeled and cut in thin wedges 2 cups thinly sliced fennel 2 cups blueberries or seedless … Continue reading

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Joanne’s Quinoa Tabouli

Here is my recipe for Quinoa Tabouli w/Pomegranate I’ve raved about. It’s the perfect recipe for me: mostly raw and fresh, extremely healthy, minimal prep, great flavor/texture, beautiful colors, easily available ingredients and everybody loves it (except picky kids). The … Continue reading

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Jacque’s Grandma Fern’s Wilted Lettuce

10-12 cups garden lettuce or spinach or mix of both 4-6 slices of chopped bacon 1 bunch chopped green onions 1/3 c. vinegar 1/3 c. water 1 T sugar 1/2 t salt 1/4 t. ground pepper 2 boiled eggs, peeled … Continue reading

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Renee’s German-Russian Cream Dressing

Last night we harvested some lettuce from the garden, and used a German-Russian cream dressing that is very popular out here on the newest, most delicate greens that get picked. Here’s the recipe: To 1/2 c. of heavy cream add … Continue reading

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