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Wild Rice Salad

My friend, Cinnamon, brought this Wild Rice Salad over for an event at our house the other day, and I knew I had to add it to my website for summer entertaining.  It is hearty enough to be a main dish … Continue reading

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Turkey, Black Bean and Sweet Corn Salad

Turkey mixture: 1.25 lbs ground turkey (you can use breast or combination dark and light) 1 1/2 T. chili powder 1 1/2 t. ground cumin 1 t. lemon-pepper seasoning 1 t. garlic salt Mix raw ground turkey with chili powder, … Continue reading

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Apple-Pecan Harvest Salad

1 Honeycrisp or Fuji apple, cored and thinly sliced 1/2 head romaine lettuce, washed and torn into bite size pieces (can also use equivelent amount of spring mix) 1 head red leaf lettuce, washed and torn into bite size pieces 1 … Continue reading

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Ginger-Soy Dressing

1/2 c. rice vinegar 1/3 c. honey 1 T. soy sauce 1 t. ground ginger or 1 T. grated ginger root 1 T. sesame oil 1 t. salt Whisk together or shake in a dressing bottle. Use on my Chicken, … Continue reading

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Roasted Beet Salad with Goat Cheese and Pine Nuts

2 lbs roasted beets (tip: to roast beets…) 1/4 c. olive oil 2 T. red wine vinegar 1 T. lemon juice 1 t. sea salt 1/2 t. pepper 2 oz toasted pine nuts 4 oz goat cheese Cut up beets in … Continue reading

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Quinoa Salad with Cucumber, Tomatoes and Feta

2 c. prepared quinoa, follow package directions 1/2 english cucumber, peeled and cut into bite size pieces 10-15 yellow cherry tomatoes or your favorite small, sweet tomato, cut in half 1/2 c. crumbled feta 1/2 handful of basil, julienned Balsalmic … Continue reading

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Chicken, Avocado and Pine Nut Salad

1 head of of lettuce (1/2 green leaf and 1/2 red leaf) 1/2 c. diced avocado 2 oranges, peeled and sectioned (tip: use a knife to…) 1/4 c. toasted pine nuts (tip: to toast…) 1 c. cooked, shredded chicken breast … Continue reading

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