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Summer salad with shallot white wine vinaigrette

After a heavy bout of feasting, I usually crave for healthier foods. On these days, I like turning to salads for a light but delicious meal. Most people think it is easy to put together a salad – it’s probably … Continue reading

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Greek inspired salads Part II: Watermelon and feta salad

The Greeks would serve watermelon with feta cheese after a meal as a light fruit and cheese combination that brings the meal to a lovely closure. They can’t be more right with the watermelon and feta combination. They sing together … Continue reading

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Greek inspired salads Part I: Greek salad

Okay, I’ve got a confession to make. I used to think very little of Greek salads. To me, Greek salad has always been the Aquaman of all salads (forgive my Big Bang Theory reference); it is one salad that I … Continue reading

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Japanese inspired quinoa salad with soy sauce vinaigrette dressing

I’m going to let you in on my tiny secret; I have kept this recipe from all of you for far too long and good things are meant to be shared. This is the BEST quinoa salad ever. If you … Continue reading

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Cherry tomatoes, shallots & basil quinoa salad

I’ve been smitten with quinoa lately. This super-food has been quietly sneaking its way on my plate in the form of salads and desserts like the strawberry rhubarb compote with quinoa crumble I made the other day. I know I’m … Continue reading

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