Everyday Meals

Salad Pasta

Photo by Joseph De Leo, Food Styling by Anna Stockwell You know pasta salad, but this is salad pasta. A whole salad’s worth of greens, folded into pasta to make a complete dinner in one bowl (or plate). We like to make this recipe with chickpea pasta for the added protein, and the garlicky anchovy […]

Everyday Meals

New-and-Improved Greek Salad

Photo by Alex Lau, Prop Styling by Aneta Florczyk, Food Styling by Susie Theodorou The method for marinating the feta in this salad is also a good trick for other fresh cheeses—try goat, mozzarella, or paneer. Yield 4 servings Ingredients 3/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided 1 small lemon, thinly sliced into rounds, seeds removed […]

Salads

Rainbow Pasta Salad II

Ingredients 1 (16 ounce) package tri-colored pasta assortment 2 large tomatoes, diced 1 large cucumber, peeled and diced 1red onion, finely chopped 1 (16 ounce) bottle Italian-style salad dressing Directions Step 1 Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al […]

Salads

Pecan Chicken Salad with Apples and Grapes

Ingredients 2 cups chopped cold rotisserie or roasted chicken ½ cup chopped celery 1Fuji apple – washed, cored, and chopped 1 cup red grapes, halved ½ cup chopped pecans ½ cup mayonnaise 3 tablespoons Thousand Island dressing 1 tablespoon minced red onion, or to taste ½ teaspoon ground ginger ¼ teaspoon curry powder ¼ teaspoon […]

Salads

Tuna Avocado Salad

Ingredients 2 medium avocados 1 (5 ounce) can light tuna (such as Century®) 2 small tomatoes, chopped 1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro, or to taste ½ tablespoon ground black pepper 1 pinch chili powder, or more to taste salt to taste Directions Step 1 Scoop out avocado contents and place in a bowl. Set aside […]

Salads

Egg Salad with a Kick

Ingredients 3eggs ¼ cup fat-free mayonnaise ¼ cup light sour cream 1 ½ teaspoons Chinese hot prepared mustard 1 stalk celery, finely chopped 5pimento-stuffed green olives, chopped 1 tablespoon sweet pickle relish ¼ teaspoon paprika 1 pinch red pepper flakes salt and pepper to taste Directions Step 1 Place eggs in a saucepan and cover with […]

Everyday Meals

Green Papaya Salad (Som Tam Malakor)

Ingredients ¼ cup peanuts 2 peppers Thai chiles, chopped 3 cloves garlic 1 tablespoon dried shrimp 1 tablespoon white sugar 2 medium limes, juiced 2 tablespoons fish sauce 1 medium green papaya, peeled and shredded 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved ¼ cup fresh green beans, cut into 1-inch pieces ½ medium carrot, peeled and shredded […]

Everyday Meals

Green Papaya Salad (Som Tam Malakor)

Ingredients ¼ cup peanuts 2 peppers Thai chiles, chopped 3 cloves garlic 1 tablespoon dried shrimp 1 tablespoon white sugar 2 medium limes, juiced 2 tablespoons fish sauce 1 medium green papaya, peeled and shredded 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved ¼ cup fresh green beans, cut into 1-inch pieces ½ medium carrot, peeled and shredded […]

Salads

Cabbage Salad with Mandarin Oranges and Fig-Dijon Dressing

Ingredients 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 2 figs dried figs, seeded and minced 2 tablespoons raspberry vinegar 2 tablespoons avocado oil 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 pinch salt and ground black pepper to taste 4 slices bacon 1 (10 ounce) package shredded cabbage ½ cup thinly sliced red bell pepper 2 each green onions, […]

Salads

Napa Cabbage Noodle Salad

Ingredients 1 large head napa cabbage, shredded ½ cup olive oil 1 (3 ounce) package ramen noodles, crushed ½ cup sesame seeds 3 ounces blanched slivered almonds 1 cup canola oil 2 teaspoons soy sauce ⅔ cup white sugar 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 6 tablespoons white wine vinegar Directions Step 1 Place the cabbage in […]