Romaine, Strawberry & Melon Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

A colorful refreshing salad for Spring and Summer when strawberries and melons are in season. Continue reading


Layered Vegetable Salad with Shrimp

Similar to a 7 layer salad with the addition of shrimp. Great make ahead for a family barbecue or light supper.

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Honey Lime Vinaigrette

This vinaigrette has a light bright taste, made with lime, honey and garlic.

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Toss Up a Great Spinach Salad Tonight

I’ve never found another spinach salad like this! Spinach, red onion, bacon, peanuts and Swiss cheese tossed with a tangy and sweet Malt Vinegar Dressing, simply fabulous! The first time I had it was at a business function about 20 years ago, and everyone wanted the recipe. The ‘cook’ who brought the salad had already anticipated the requests and had preprinted recipe cards! Now 20 years later, I continue to receive the same requests each time I serve it.

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Balsamic Honey Vinaigrette

I created this recipe for my Strawberry Feta Insalata, but it could easily be used to dress a variety of salads, or as a marinade for chicken.

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Gorgonzola Dressing

I created this dressing for my Gorgonzola Chicken and Caramelized Pear Salad. But dressings aren’t just for salads. Try this easy to prepare dressing as a dip for a vegetable platter, or chicken strips. It would also add some ‘zip’ to your chicken sandwich or hamburger. Continue reading