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Fresh Peach and Blueberry Caprese Salad ... A "Cool" Salad For A Hot Summer Day

The typical Caprese Salad is made of sliced fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, and basil, seasoned with salt and olive oil. Since I don’t like to do anything “typical,” I made this “cool” salad, based on the Caprese Salad, but with a few changes. 157 more words


Cynthia’s Salad

I find that when I try to come up with some inspiration for a salad, I am always at a loss. My friend Cynthia had made this salad for a New Year’s Day party to serve with our hosts, Derek and Leesa’s delicious Deer Valley chili. 140 more words



We have lots of strawberries available now and I saw a recipe for pickled ones that caught my fancy.  I first had strawberries in balsamic vinegar as a dessert in a Napa Valley restaurant about 15 years ago.   174 more words


Chioggia Beet Salad

I finally got around to using the beetroot I harvested a few weeks ago. It was a brilliant, almost candy apple red, so I was surprised and pleased when I peeled and cut it open that it was a marbled Chioggia type beet. 142 more words


French onion soup with beer

I had a bag full of onion and nothing to do this afternoon. I’ve also been having a craving for a good french onion soup. It was a perfect situation. 273 more words


Homemade Pickled Garlic

My friend Marlene loves pickled garlic!! Really loves it!! She buys it in large quantities and eats some every day. On more than one occasion, she’s mentioned this. 369 more words


Dandelion, Kale, Cara Cara Orange and Kumquat with Spice-Roasted Walnuts

The next two recipes are necessary to prepare a salad we saw Joanne Weir prepare on her television show, “Joanne Weir Gets Fresh.” The combination of ingredients and the potpourri of spices needed for the walnuts got our attention. 472 more words

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