Memorial Day is a time of remembrance for all the soldiers we've lost, a moment of acknowledgment of their sacrifices to our country. We honor the defenders and thank them that we are free. ;-)
Red, White and Blue Cheesecake Salad
Prep Time: 15 min
Cook Time: 15 min
Strawberry Salad with Balsamic
¼ cup balsamic vinegar
1 cup sliced strawberries
1 cup halved cherry tomatoes
1 cup halved mini mozzarella balls
1 ripe avocado, pitted and diced
⅓ cup pecans, toasted
⅓ cup loosely packed basil, torn
Extra-virgin olive oil, for...
MJ's comments - I recall my mother making something like this but I don't believe it had bananas or chocolate chips. Do you remember a dessert like this from your childhood? What was in it?
Banana Split Fluff Salad
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Servings: Yield: 8 cups salad...
Still working on organizing my saved recipes online. I omit the bacon (not a huge fan) but it's good either way.
Sunflower Broccoli Salad
Prep: 20 min. + chilling
Makes 2 servings
2 cups fresh broccoli florets
2 bacon strips, cooked and crumbled
1 green onion...
There are three quinoa colors - I decided to run a taste test of all three. Since I could not cook all three in my rice cooker at the same time (without them running together), I decided this had to be a salad, as I wanted all the quinoa to be served at the same temperature.
This recipe per...
Makes 4 servings
1 English cucumber thinly sliced
20 radishes (2 bunches), trimmed and thinly sliced
1/2 cup chives or green onion (1 bunch), chopped
3/4 cup sour cream
3/4 tsp sea salt or add to taste
In a medium salad bowl, combine sliced...
The Rusty Pelican is a restaurant located on Key Biscayne, an island, and considered part of Miami, Florida. It's on the west side of the island so has sunset views. It's been there for at least 45 years, though has closed a couple of times due to fire or other issues, but always comes back...
It's getting warmer here in the Midwest. I love all kinds of salads and thought this one look appetizing. I've made variations of this before. Always yummy.
Marinated Tomato Olive Salad
Prep Time: 35 minutes Cook Time: 1 hour 35 minutes Servings: Yield: 2 ¾ cups
Soft shelled crabs are a seasonal delight on the east coast of the US. They're not cheap, but I can only find them mid spring in these parts. They are Maryland blue crabs (Callinectes sapidus), found in Chesapeake Bay and environs - and they, like all crabs, shed their hard shells annually so...