Category: Salads

Muffaletta Olive Salad; make double!

Muffaletta Olive Salad; make double!

Muffaletta Olive Salad A simple to prepare “salad” that is complex in it’s flavour profile.  Salty, Tangy, Garlicky and fresh, this Muffaletta Olive Salad is a year round favourite with so many uses.   You may have heard it called tapenade, or olive spread, maybe Olive […]

Perfect Picnic Salad

Perfect Picnic Salad

Perfect Picnic Salad Summer fresh vegetables in a tangy dressing, this is a unique and delicious chopped salad made without mayo, the perfect Picnic Salad. Corn, cucumbers, roma tomato, red onion, black beans, shredded cheese, green onions, tossed together with Catalina dressing!  Yes, you read […]

Sweet Coleslaw with Pineapple

Sweet Coleslaw with Pineapple

Sweet Coleslaw with Pineapple ? Yes, you are reading this right, Coleslaw with Pineapple, trust me, it’s really good. This unusual sweet coleslaw, with pineapple and cilantro is the perfect side dish for Spring and Summer.  Crunchy cabbage and carrots, combine with sweet bursts of […]

Easy Keto Wedge Salad; Blue Cheese & Bacon

Easy Keto Wedge Salad; Blue Cheese & Bacon

Easy KETO Wedge Salad; Blue Cheese & Bacon Iceberg lettuce is crisp and refreshing and commonly used to make garden salads but it can get boring, fast.  This Easy Wedge Salad is really next level and worth the few extra minutes of prep time. The […]

World’s Best Caesar Salad Dressing!

World’s Best Caesar Salad Dressing!

OMG, this is the World’s Best Caesar Salad Dressing and the only recipe you need.   Honest, once you try this you will never use store bought again.   I hadn’t made it in many years, but it was always a favourite of my clients back when […]

Summer Sides – Sweet & Spicy Coleslaw

Summer Sides – Sweet & Spicy Coleslaw

The term Lazy Days of Summer sure doesn’t apply at our house!  I actually think our schedules are even tougher as everyone is all over the place… Summer School, Camps, Vacations, Kids work schedules, and on and on and on….. Somehow I always get excited […]

Grilled Corn Salad with Cilantro Lime Dressing

Grilled Corn Salad with Cilantro Lime Dressing

One of my favourite things about Summer, is corn season, and I’m impatiently waiting for it to arrive here in Ontario.   I can see the crops almost ready when we travel to our Trailer, and I’m so looking forward to buying it fresh from the […]

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

Chickpeas, Garbanzo Beans… dried or canned, which ever you call them and however you buy them, I really like them!  They adapt so well to many types of cuisines, can be used hot or cold, are inexpensive, healthy, and if I prepare them “properly” I […]

Feeding Family & Friends on Canada Day…. it’s gotta be love on a plate.

Feeding Family & Friends on Canada Day…. it’s gotta be love on a plate.

This delicious Roasted Potato salad is perfect for your Canada Day BBQ.   My simple recipe for this Savoury Vinaigrette, with no Mayo, is perfect for your next summer event.  Want to know what’s even better?  You can make everything up to 3 days ahead and […]