Salad Recipe Collection – My Mom’s Potato Salad – 5 of 5

Mom’s potato salad bids good-bye to my 2014 salad recipe collection. It is, by far, the simplest and healthiest one I’ve ever tasted. I hope you agree with me. Simple fresh ingredients and very low amount of fat or heavy seasoning make this salad a healthy treat. Look for more health conscious blog posts now and…

Salad Recipe Collection – Warm Eggplant Salad – 4 of 5

Eggplant was frequent at home, since our Dad was of Middle Eastern descent, and he loved this warm eggplant dish! It is extremely easy to make and if you have enough eggplants, it can be served as an entrée dish. My aunts taught my Mom all they knew about authentic Lebanese and Middle Eastern cuisine and…

Salad Recipe Collection – Roasted Corn and Asparagus Salad – 3 of 5

Roasted Corn and Asparagus Salad. The secret to this salad is grilling the corn and the asparagus separately and (hopefully) having all ingredients ready to mix in the salad at the same time. This is a very easy salad; You will get the spicy freshness of the radish, the texture and sweetness from the roasted asparagus…

Salad Recipe Collection – Cartagena Fishermen’s Salad – 2 of 5

“Avoid seafood in the months without an ‘R’, May through August, the gestation months..” Colloquial Quote by: Fishermen from Cartagena de Indias (my home town.) This salad has been around in homes in Cartagena for decades. This was the first time I had tried to make it, and everyone at home was happy to be my…

Salad Recipe Collection – Chef Salad – 1 of 5

Starting with a Chef Salad, health awareness comes under the spotlight. Without remorse, I will take a liberal, indulgent approach to traditional recipes. After all, I want a personal mark on the food I share with loved ones. Salads are usually my preference for pot luck events and entertaining family and friends. The five salad recipes chosen…