5 Ingredients or Fewer Cucumber Featured photo Quick Recipes salad Summer Vegetarian Watermelon

watermelon cucumber salad

We’ve decided to spend as much time as humanly possible at the beach this summer, which has led to my other new favorite habit: grabbing a few cookbooks I’ve been meaning to go through and reading them en route. In the fleeting moments when the kids have limited their bickering in the backseat and the traffic isn’t too terrible, when I’ve been away from my laptop and the kitchen for enough hours that I’m ready…

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Beef Cucumber Dairy-Free Featured gluten-free Green Beans Grilling Meat Recipes salad Thai Tomatoes Weeknight Favorite

garlic lime steak and noodle salad

As we discussed when we made Crispy Tofu Pad Thai, fish sauce brands can vary a lot in their salty intensity so any recipe that uses it should be adjusted to taste. It’s not written this way below because the dressing should be all you need for flavor, but I usually toss my cucumber slices with a splash of rice vinegar, a splash of toasted sesame oil, and two pinches of salt because certain small…

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Carrots Dairy-Free Featured Lunch Pasta photo Picnics Recipes salad Summer Vegetarian

pasta salad with roasted carrots and sunflower seed dressing

Almost every year, I attempt to set off the summer with a pasta salad that aspires to be everything the underseasoned, swmming-in-mayo pasta salads many of us grew up dreading were not. That is, unsoggy pasta that still has a bite to it, dressings with crunch and acidity, and vegetables that are there for substance, not just flecks of color. But this is the first year I did it by public polling, and by public…

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Asparagus Eggs Featured gluten-free Lunch photo Recipes salad Spring Vegetarian

asparagus and egg salad with walnuts and mint

I found my new favorite spring lunch salad while I was hiding from a pot of brisket, which is the kind of thing that happens three days after Passover. Day one (which is actually day two or three after you’ve cooked the brisket, because you know I’d never lead you astray, right?) is lovely: my goodness, why don’t we eat long-cooked, saucy slabs of beef more often? Day two isn’t so bad either, albeit a…

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Crispy Chickpea Wedge Salads with Avocado Ranch.

by Jessica on June 4, 2018 18 13 Making you dinner tonight! A crispy chickpea wedge salad is on the menu and it.is.perfection. Perfection, I inform you! I do know that I is perhaps within the minority, however I LOVE iceberg lettuce. Not essentially in a tragic chef salad (which at all times jogs my memory of faculty cafeteria meals), however as a wedge or a lettuce wrap or one thing, I simply discover it…

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