Crisp cucumbers and fresh aromatic dill in a creamy sour cream dressing is the perfect match for your next brunch or BBQ.
This is one of my favourite salads, so bright and colourful and filled with fresh flavours. The first time I made this salad, it was a quick throw together. I had grown my first little vegetable garden on my apartment patio, and got a handful of carrots out of it. I didn't really get enough … Continue reading Rainbow carrot salad with cumin vinaigrette
I hope you enjoy this lovely citrus fruit salad with seasonal blood orange, pink grapefruit and sweet little clementines.
Anyone that knows me, knows I love salads - I once even had a blog that was solely dedicated to salads, I just wasn't that great at updating it at the time. I also love burgers, pizza and other delicious fatty foods; but salads are my jam. I'm one of those people who believe that … Continue reading Refreshing winter slaw
Summer time always has me feeling salads. I'm not big on spending a ton of time in the kitchen when it's toasty outside, so quick, fresh and easy ingredients are my jam. I like corn, corn on the cob mostly, but I do like corn. I don't eat it all that often as I find … Continue reading Corn and feta salad with fresh lime
Well I think by now you know that I love watermelon. I'm pretty sure I always did. It was a treat for us in the summer to be able to munch on slices of watermelon all day long in the sunshine. It's still one of my favourite memories from staying at my grandparents. We were … Continue reading Watermelon and feta salad with dried cranberries and toasted pumpkin seeds
This is one of my favourite potato salads, because it is so different from what I grew up on. Don't get me wrong, I love old school mayonnaise filled potato salad A LOT; but I like to switch things up. I first made this salad years ago, trying to find a way to get rid … Continue reading Potato and artichoke salad
Have I mentioned I love summer; because I do, I love summer. It's warm, sunny, flowers are blooming, I can have a garden, get a tan and eat salads all day every day! The salad I made yesterday was a little different for me, and it was kind of nice to step outside my normal … Continue reading Cherry, fennel & pistachio salad
This vinaigrette is light, refreshing and tangy and will literally go well on so many salads. YIELD - approx. 1/3 cup (good for 2-4 servings salad) INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil (use good olive oil, it makes a difference) 2 tbsp. apple cider vinegar 1 tbsp. honey 1/2 tsp. sumac spice 1/8 tsp. salt … Continue reading Sumac vinaigrette
I don't know about you but I find it hard to want light and refreshing salads when the skies are grey, it's pouring rain, windy and cold. But the weather is finely looking up and I'm back on the watermelon train. This salad is fantastic and so easy, with only six ingredients. It is a … Continue reading Watermelon & tomato salad with Thai basil and toasted peanuts