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How to make perfect coleslaw. Sometime in the last decade, coleslaw, so familiar a fixture of every Boxing Day buffet and summer picnic, has been rebranded.

How to make perfect coleslaw

Coleslaw recipe. Fruit Salad with Lemon-Lavender Syrup. This recipe and photo were created by contributor Katie Morris of Katie at the Kitchen Door.

Fruit Salad with Lemon-Lavender Syrup

Learn more about Katie and this recipe by checking out her accompanying post, and check out her Greatist bio on our About Page. This fruit salad is decidedly more grown-up than the classic picnic version — the one where you were always trying to avoid one thing or another (cantaloupe, anyone?). With a sophisticated drizzle of lavender-scented syrup, this summery salad is a great way to make use of all the luscious stone fruits of July. Recipe: Stone Fruit Salad with Lemon-Lavender Syrup Photo by Katie Morris Inspired by The Kitchy Kitchen. What You'll Need: 5 to 7 pounds ripe stone fruit (I used a mix of nectarines, peaches, plums, apricots, and cherries) 1/4 cup sugar (or your favorite sugar substitute like honey or agave) 1/2 cup water 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 tablespoon fresh lavender buds (or 1/2 tablespoon dried lavender buds)* 9 Healthy and Easy Fall Salad Recipes. It’s hard to not fall for the flavors of fall.

9 Healthy and Easy Fall Salad Recipes

Butternut squash, Brussels sprouts, cranberry, apple…they warm the heart as much as they do the stomach. And the best part is: There are endless options of how to prepare them! But sometimes it can be tough to keep fall-inspired meals healthy. Roasted fig salad with blackberry vinaigrette. We’ve come to the end of a season.

roasted fig salad with blackberry vinaigrette

Last night someone relayed that while they loved my first-baked apple pie of the season, it reminded them, cruelly, of autumn. Desperate to put the brakes on summer and its warm, sunlit nights and tawny skin, they lamented the return of sweaters, snow and the mania that is the holiday season. And do I wish that I would have served up this simple, summery salad replete with tart blackberries, juicy roasted figs and salty pistachios, because it would have been the last day on the shore. Years ago I traveled with a friend to Miami. It was our last summer together — she was driving cross-country to Los Angeles to make a life, while I returned to New York set on destroying one — and we parked ourselves on a quiet beach, keeping time.

That would be the last day we spend together as good of friends as we were then. But I digress. Roasted Beet & Fig Salad - The Roasted Root. There was some serious crunching this weekend.

Roasted Beet & Fig Salad - The Roasted Root

You know that little cookbook I’ve been telling you about for 6 months? It’s purdy much in the bag. Other than a booty busting trail run, a marathon Revenge watching session, and a prime rib dinner that prompted me to put on proper clothing and run a comb through my hair, this girl’s been glued to her Imagine Dragons pandora radio and her overheating laptop. Tip typing away at the love of my life. My book about bugs. Healthy Eating for Ordinary People: Blackberry Fig Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette.

Is there a support group out there for people who are addicted to cookbooks?

Healthy Eating for Ordinary People: Blackberry Fig Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

I kid you not when I tell you that my current cookbook count is at 89 books, and is showing no signs of slowing. The collection has long since outgrown the bookshelves I bought especially for it two years ago. Now the books spill over onto the couch, windowsills, and night table. Paprika And Chilli Kale Chips Recipe. Sunday Brunch - Articles - Chicken Salad Recipe. 18 July 2014 With a taste for all things fresh and seasonal, guest chef Valentine Warner shows us how delicious a simple chicken salad can be Serves 2 Ingredients 2 chicken breasts3 bay leaves1 tbsp baby capers, drained4 canned anchoviesZest and juice of 1 medium lemon1 tbsp soaked raisins1 tbsp pine nuts1 large clove garlic, very finely minced15 large fleshy purple kalamata olives, stoned and torn in halfApprox. 4 tbsp olive oil½ tbsp roughly chopped tarragon½ tbsp roughly chopped parsleyA little chopped mint To serve.

Sunday Brunch - Articles - Chicken Salad Recipe

Fresh Summer Salsa Recipe. BLT Chopped Salad with Corn, Feta + Avocado. The times when I’m stoked about a salad are few and far between.

BLT Chopped Salad with Corn, Feta + Avocado

This is one of them! Can I say stoked? I’ve probably used the word thrice in my life, the third being above. I’m trying it out for size. This salad… ugh. Food - Recipes : Glass noodle salad with crab and chicken. Crunch Salad. Close Buying sustainably sourced fish means buying fish that has been caught without endangering the levels of fish stocks and with the protection of the environment in mind.

Crunch Salad

Wild fish caught in areas where stocks are plentiful are sustainably sourced, as are farmed fish that are reared on farms proven to cause no harm to surrounding seas and shores. When buying either wild or farmed fish, ask whether it is sustainably sourced. If you're unable to obtain this information, don't be afraid to shop elsewhere – only by shopping sustainably can we be sure that the fantastic selection of fish we enjoy today will be around for future generations.

Avocado & leaf salad. Best-ever chunky guacamole. Real guacamole : BBC - Food - Recipes. Courgette Salad. Close Buying sustainably sourced fish means buying fish that has been caught without endangering the levels of fish stocks and with the protection of the environment in mind.

Courgette Salad

Wild fish caught in areas where stocks are plentiful are sustainably sourced, as are farmed fish that are reared on farms proven to cause no harm to surrounding seas and shores. When buying either wild or farmed fish, ask whether it is sustainably sourced. If you're unable to obtain this information, don't be afraid to shop elsewhere – only by shopping sustainably can we be sure that the fantastic selection of fish we enjoy today will be around for future generations.

For further information about sustainably sourced fish, please refer to the useful links below: Marine Stewardship Council. Honey-Balsamic Vinaigrette, Recipe from Everyday Food, May 2011. Honey and balsamic salad recipe. Kiwi Salsa Recipe. We have a kiwi fruit vine that is rather prolific, to put it mildly. “The untamed beast”, “vine from hell”, or simply “the monster” are a few of the names my father and I have given this plant. Or plants. There may be two of them but I rarely fight my way through the mass of leaves and fruit to see what is really growing there. It’s my mother’s baby, so we are only allowed to cut it back when it threatens to completely overtake the vegetable garden, which it does on a weekly basis all summer long. Kiwi fruit, also known as Chinese gooseberries, were first marketed to the US by New Zealanders, who call themselves “kiwis” after a native bird of New Zealand. Lorraine Pascale salad recipes. I’M really conscious to eat a balanced diet, which isn’t always easy with my love of sweet things.

So whenever I feel like a quick, light lunch I tend to pull together a healthy and filling salad. They can also be used as a tasty side with your dinner. The tangerine, basil and watercress salad is bursting with sweet and sour flavours and is great on its own or served with chicken or fish. My take on the Middle-Eastern tabbouleh salad uses fresh herbs and quinoa, making this dish both nutritious and delicious. Sweet potato is a great, healthy alternative for the traditional potato salad, and this dish will be a firm favourite. Real guacamole : BBC - Food - Recipes.

Guacamole Recipe. Perfect Guacamole Recipe. 1 Cut avocado, remove flesh: Cut the avocados in half. Remove seed. Score the inside of the avocado with a blunt knife and scoop out the flesh with a spoon. (See How to Cut and Peel an Avocado.) Place in a bowl. 2 Mash with a fork: Using a fork, roughly mash the avocado. 3 Add salt, lime juice, and the rest: Sprinkle with salt and lime (or lemon) juice.

Add the chopped onion, cilantro, black pepper, and chiles. Remember that much of this is done to taste because of the variability in the fresh ingredients. 4 Cover with plastic and chill to store: Place plastic wrap on the surface of the guacamole cover it and to prevent air reaching it. Chilling tomatoes hurts their flavor, so if you want to add chopped tomato to your guacamole, add it just before serving. Variations. Guacamole Recipe. Prawn and Avocado Salad recipe. Prawn, Mango & Avocado Salad Recipe. Step 1 Peel, devein and roughly chop half the prawns.

Place in a bowl with mango and avocado. Step 2 Grate the zest of half a lime, then juice both limes. Place the lime zest and juice in a small bowl with the coriander, chilli, honey and oil. Whisk to combine and season well. Pour over prawn mixture and toss to combine. Source delicious. - February 2010 , Page 59 Recipe by Valli Little Photography by Mark Roper. Prawn and avocado salad with lemon dressing recipe. Prawn and Avocado Salad recipe.