Category Archives: Salad

French Fridays with Dorie: Leeks Vinaigrette with Mimosa

It’s wonderful to be cooking with a group of people again. So fun in fact I am looking around for another potential cookbook and group. While I’m not sure I could juggle two online groups, it’s very tempting. Having said … Continue reading

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Amish Broccoli Salad

I’m not really sure what makes this broccoli salad “Amish,” but I definitely associate with with Midwestern potluck dinners, cookouts, and supper club salad bars. It seemed like the perfect accompaniment to the inaugural grilling of bratwurst on our new … Continue reading

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French Potato Salad

A little Throwback Thursday recipe for everyone: my Nana’s French potato salad. My “French Fridays with Dorie” followers are probably already wondering, is that in Dorie’s book and what makes it French? Excellent question. My Nana is Polish, grew up … Continue reading

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Curried Carrot Tahini Slaw

This is a quick post to share with you all a recipe from Kathy Patalsky and her blog at Healthy-Happy-Life.com that is focused on vegan food and cooking. “Whoa!” I’m sure you are saying, “I know how you eat, and … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday: Red Bean Salad and Grilled Portabellas

My former neighbor, the one who got me started on growing tomatillos after she grew the ones I made into a tasty salsa verde, is well along on the building of a new home. When I wrote the post about … Continue reading

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Eggplant “Tartine” with Tomatoes, Olives, and Cucumbers

French Fridays is making my transition back to blogging so easy.  This week is another simple dish using mostly ingredients that were on hand and two fresh from the garden, tomatoes and oregano. Dorie’s “tartine” in this case is not presented … Continue reading

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French Fridays with Dorie: Minted Zucchini Tagliatelle with Cucumbers and Lemon

Doristas I’m back! And I promise it’s for good. What have I been doing for 5 months? Well, clearly not blogging. More on this in later posts but to catch you up with the Twitter-sized version: lost 20 pounds, dropped … Continue reading

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