Salads

California Nicoise Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette and Fresh Herbs

California Nicoise Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette and Fresh Herbs

My French Cuisine final was today so I’ve had French food on my mind all week.

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Fattoush Salad with Crispy Chickpeas

Fattoush Salad with Crispy Chickpeas

Don’t be fatt-oo-lish. Crispy chickpeas belong on this salad!

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Iceberg Slaw with Cucumbers and Green Onions

Iceberg Slaw with Cucumbers and Green Onions

Say buh-bye to mayo covered, limp cabbage coleslaw.

Fresh iceberg and crunchy cucumbers are the stars in this slaw, baby.

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Quinoa Tabbouleh

Quinoa Tabbouleh

I have gotten in trouble before for altering recipes in class. So I don’t do that anymore.

In class.

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Easter Curry Salad

Easter Curry Rice Salad

Asparagus and peas always remind me of Spring, even here in Southern California where Spring means, well… nothing.

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Thai Green Papaya Salad (Som Tum)

Thai Green Papaya Salad (Som Tum)

This is my favorite Thai food, and every time I come across a green papaya I have to make it, or sneak it into my carry-on.

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Shredded Asian Salad with Kale, Snow Peas & Toasted Almonds

A salad that is perfect for Winter to show my sympathy for my snowed in friends on the East Coast….

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Crispy Chickpea Salad with Fresh Herbs

Crispy Chickpea Salad with Fresh Herbs

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Brussel Sprout Salad with Apples, Golden Raisins, Walnuts & Parmesan

Brussel Sprout Salad with Apples, Golden Raisins, Walnuts & Parmesan

This is my Southern California spin on Brussel Sprouts.

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Kale Salad with Quinoa, Sweet Potatoes & Tahini Dressing

Kale Salad with Quinoa, Sweet Potatoes & Tahini Dressing

When I get home from camping I always crave veggies.

This salad definitely does the trick.

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