Strawberry Spinach Salad

Ingredients:  • 1 bag of spinach, dried and chopped  • 1 bag of romaine lettuce, dried and chopped  • 1 pint of fresh strawberries, sliced  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise  • 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar  • 1 tablespoon of sugar  • 1/4 cup milk  • handful of raisins Directions:  1. In a large salad bowl, …

Arugula Endive Salad

Ingredients: 4 ounces arugula 2 heads of endive, chopped 1/3 cup toasted walnuts The vinaigrette: 2 tablespoons white wine 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 teaspoon honey 1/2 teaspoon mustard 1/2 teaspoon salt and ground black pepper 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil Directions: Mix the wine, lemon juice, honey, mustard, salt, and pepper. Gradually blend in …

Mushroom Risotto

Ingredients: 6 cups chicken broth, divided 3 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 pound portobello mushrooms, thinly sliced 1 pound white mushrooms, thinly sliced 2 shallots, diced 1 1/2 cups Arborio rice 1/2 cup dry white wine sea salt to taste freshly ground black pepper to taste 3 tablespoons finely chopped chives 4 tablespoons butter Directions: …

Island Salad

Ingredients: 6 eggs 1/2 pound bacon 1 onion, diced 2 pounds spinach, rinsed and chopped 2 3/4 ounces croutons 1 package fresh mushrooms, sliced 2/3 cup white sugar 1 teaspoon sea salt 1 cup extra-virgin olive oil 1/3 cup cider vinegar 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 tablespoon dijon mustard Directions: Place eggs in a …

Tabbouleh

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups Bulgur wheat #1 4 tomatoes, chopped 4 bunches of parsley, chopped 4 bunches of green onions, chopped 4 small cucumbers, chopped 1 cup chopped fresh mint leaves  Extra virgin olive oil Lemon juice (2-3 lemons) Salt & pepper Paprika Directions: Rinse bulgur in cold water and drain well. Chop all ingredients …

Roasted Veggies


Ingredients: 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil 3 medium carrots, cut into 1 1/2-inch thick circles 1/2 pound Brussels sprouts halved 1 pound red bliss potatoes, cut into thick slices 3 medium parsnips, cut into thick slices 1 pound sweet potatoes, roughly chopped 1 tablespoon dried oregano 1 tablespoon dried rosemary 1 teaspoon dried thyme 1 …

Herb Potato Salad

Ingredients: 3 pounds small white boiling potatoes Sea salt 2 tablespoons good dry white wine 2 tablespoons chicken stock 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 garlic cloves, minced 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard Freshly ground black pepper 2/3 cup good olive oil 1/4 cup red onion, finely diced 2 tablespoons chopped fresh tarragon Directions: Place the potatoes …

Broccoli & Cheese Bake

Ingredients: 2 pounds fresh broccoli, trimmed and cut into large florets 2 tablespoons butter 1/4 cup chopped celery 1/4 pound fresh mushrooms, sliced 1/4 cup chopped onion 1 can sliced water chestnuts 1 can condensed cream of mushroom soup 1/2 pound cheese 1 cup cheddar cheese, grated Sea salt and pepper Directions: Preheat oven to …

Broccoli & Tortellini Salad

Ingredients: 5 slices bacon 1 red onion, finely chopped 20 ounces fresh cheese-filled tortellini 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cup white sugar 2 teaspoons cider vinegar 3 heads fresh broccoli, cut into florets 1 cup raisins Directions: Saute bacon and onion with butter over medium heat until evenly brown. Set aside. Boil a large pot of …

Spicy Mango Salsa

Ingredients: 2 cups diced fresh mango 2 cups fresh peaches, pitted and chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup diced tomato 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil or cilantro 2 & chile peppers, diced 1/4 cup fresh lime juice Directions: In a large bowl, mix everything together. Add the chilies and lime juice to taste. Refrigerate …