Saturday, August 25, 2012

A Midsummers Delight Salad ™

This salad is perfect for summer.


1 medium head romaine lettuce, torn
1/2 c. each; chopped cucumber, chopped red onion, chopped watermelon
1 - 2 oz. feta cheese, chopped

Rinse lettuce under water. Pat dry with clean dish towel, set aside. 

You can even use a salad spinner to dry lettuce, if desired. 

Chop vegetables, watermelon and feta cheese. 

Combine lettuce, watermelon and vegetables into a salad bowl.

Sprinkle cheese on salad and toss.

Refrigerate until ready to serve.

Serves 4- 6. 

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Asian Dressing ™

What's more satisfying than a fresh from the garden salad during the summer. Here is a great dressing to put your next salad. This dressing is a great marinade too. Enjoy!

1/2 c oil (safflower or canola)
1 T honey
1 tsp each: diced fresh ginger, vinegar, toasted sesame seeds
1/4 tsp each: teriyaki sauce, sesame oil 
1/8 tsp each: black pepper, salt, crushed red pepper flakes

Combine ingredients in a blender. Blend well for 30- 40 seconds.

Makes 8 servings (1 T)