Category Archives: Salad

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

My family does birthdays well. Yes, there are thoughtful gifts and spending the evening with each other, catching up, the irreverent conversations… But where we really excel is the food! This weekend we celebrated my mom’s birthday with a Greek … Continue reading

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Ginger Cucumber Salad with Scallops

While I’m waiting for the orange cake to come out of the oven, let me tell you about the wonderfully light and tasty cucumber salad I made. Taken straight from Mark Bittman at the New York Times, this salad is … Continue reading

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Salad with Pomegranate Seeds & Raspberry Vinaigrette

Pomegranates are sexy. They are red, juicy and luscious, and kind of messy. Pomegranates are mythical. When Hades abducted Persephone to the underworld, the only food or drink that she consumed was pomegranate seeds (the number varies depending on the telling). For … Continue reading

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Yellow Tomato Salad

Janine takes a giant yellow tomato and turns it into a concoction that, today, became a salad. But these flavors have all sorts of potential. Continue reading

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