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Shrimp Vietnamese Salad

Shrimp Vietnamese Salad

This salad is all about color and texture! Time to bring in the full rainbow of crunchy veggies and top it off with chewy rice noodles and tangy-salty-sweet vinaigrette. Just three steps here: Chop veggies. Saute shrimp. Shake up that dressing and drizzle drizzle drizzle. […]

Farro Grain Salad

Farro Grain Salad

Let’s keep it simple today: hearty grains, colorful veggies, and a light toss with super-basic dressing. Yes please. Farro Grain Salad is a good wintertime side when produce isn’t at its peak and it’s still brisk out. I love that you can take it to […]

Fennel Pomegranate Orange Salad

Fennel Pomegranate Orange Salad

Happy New Year friends! 2016 is off to an appropriately late start with good friends & Irish coffee. However you celebrated, I hope you’re enjoying a relaxing start to the new year. Usually I couldn’t imagine waxing poetic about a salad, but these colors are […]

Maisano Family Irish Dinner & Rocket, Roasted Beets, and Goat Cheese Salad

Maisano Family Irish Dinner & Rocket, Roasted Beets, and Goat Cheese Salad

Let me tell you about the Maisano family. My mom is from a Sicilian family of eleven, with nine kids across eighteen years. Nearly all of them had their own children, and now many of those children have their own families, and we even have a […]

Candied Pecan Blue Cheese Cranberry Salad

Candied Pecan Blue Cheese Cranberry Salad

Candied pecans + blue cheese + dried cranberries make a colorful holiday salad that hits all the right notes of sweet, salty, and crunchy without being heavy. It takes less than ten minutes to throw together and it’s a refreshing change from the dozens of […]

Ginger Kale Salad with Asian Turkey Meatballs

Ginger Kale Salad with Asian Turkey Meatballs

This is my favorite salad using the Asian Turkey Meatballs I posted last week – it’s got great crunchy texture, lots of flavors, and only takes a couple minutes to toss together. Salad as it should be! The meatballs try to steal the show here, […]