A Greek twist on one of my favorites, Panzanella or bread salad. With toasted pita bread, chickpeas, feta, cucumber, tomatoes, olives, and red onions tossed all together with a sunny lemon vinaigrette. A flavor fest.
Peppercorn encrusted sirloin steak thinly sliced with roasted baby red potatoes over romaine hearts with a chunky blue cheese dressing. A rockstar. Steak and potatoes get a makeover that makes everyone happy! From the die-hard salad lovers to the steak-and-potato-eaters-at-every-single-meal. You know who I’m talking about.
Chinese Chicken Salad is a flavorful mix of sweet and savory with a range of textures. Cucumbers, lettuce and cabbage give it a cool, crunchy bite that is in direct contrast to the tender pieces of savory chicken and the soft, juicy pop of oranges. Toasted sesame seeds and sliced almonds further the crunch factor. In a word it has everything you could wish for… [Read more]
A fresh, thick and creamy buttermilk avocado dressing you can season any way your little heart desires! Create a flavor that suits your taste by using fresh lemon or lime and any mix of fresh herbs you like. For a Tex-Mex spin I infused this with lime and cilantro. Then I used it to dress chicken salad with black olives, red onion, tomatoes, baby spinach… [Read more]
Green Goddess is an earthy, herb-packed dressing with a tangy bite to it. The dressing is a delight drizzled over salads, chicken, fish or as a dip for crudites. For this lighter version I swapped out the usual, fatty base of mayonnaise for light sour cream (Greek yogurt works too). The sour cream is combined with buttermilk, lemon juice, vinegar, dijon, scallions, anchovies, garlic and… [Read more]
This is a Greek inspired recipe for Chicken Rollatini stuffed with Feta cheese and olives. It’s served over a warm Israeli couscous tossed with onion, garlic, grape tomatoes, cucumber and more olives. A lemon and oil dressing called Ladolemono ties them together and brightens up the entire dish.The dish is a layering of Greek flavors that begins with the chicken. It is marinated in lemon,… [Read more]