Category: Salads

Quinoa Chicken Salad in a Jar

Quinoa Chicken Salad in a Jar

[ 4 ] December 4, 2014 |

For a grab and go lunch, food prepared in Mason jars is great way to eat something healthy and quick. Easy to transport, they don’t require too much preparation and cleaning. This Quinoa Chicken Salad in a jar makes an amazing clean eating lunch.   For these Mason jar layered quinoa, chicken, spinach and all […]

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Roasted Butternut Squash and Quinoa Salad

Roasted Butternut Squash and Quinoa Salad

[ 5 ] December 9, 2013 |

I am proud to announce my participation in a face off sponsored by Ancient Harvest this holiday season. The challenge is to create a quinoa chopped-style recipe using a specific set of holiday ingredients, starring Ancient Harvest Quinoa Harmony Tri-Colored Blend organic quinoa. The other four ingredients featured in this face off include ginger, apple cider, […]

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Couscous, Lentil and Chickpea Salad #SundaySupper

Couscous, Lentil and Chickpea Salad #SundaySupper

[ 49 ] November 3, 2013 |

Gathering the family around the table and connecting after a busy week, that’s what Sunday Supper is all about. This week’s Sunday Supper centers on Middle Eastern cooking with a recipe for couscous, lentil and chickpea salad. I always love the flavors and the different combinations of colors and textures in Middle Eastern cuisine, and this […]

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Lime-Cilantro Slaw

Lime-Cilantro Slaw

[ 1 ] June 24, 2013 |

This Crunchy Lime Cilantro  Slaw is flavored with ginger, fish sauce and chili garlic sauce. This Slaw goes perfectly with any Asian-Style Meal especially with fish, pork and chicken. This tasty Lime Cilantro Slaw is fresh and ready in no time.  Adapted from Cooking Light    Lime-Cilantro Slaw   Print Author: Citronlimette Serves: 4 Ingredients ¼ […]

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Quinoa Salad with Blueberries

Quinoa Salad with Blueberries

[ 5 ] May 24, 2013 |

  Light, refreshing, and fabulous, this Quinoa Salad with Blueberries is full of antioxidants. For a comforting breakfast or a light lunch, this delicious quinoa salad is super easy. It’s  guaranteed to be a hit at your next picnic or barbecue! Quinoa is not  only  delicious and versatile, but it’s also gluten-free and packed with great […]

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Bok Choy Slaw

Bok Choy Slaw

[ 4 ] March 5, 2013 |

This asian salad is fresh and delicious. Bok Choy comes in varying sizes and it’s commonly used in Chinese cooking. Looking to add more green. Bok Choy is very healthy for you. In raw recipes like this slaw, I prefer the use of baby bok choy for his milder taste. Enjoy this Bok Choy Slaw […]

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Orange-Quinoa Salad with Pomegranate Seeds

Orange-Quinoa Salad with Pomegranate Seeds

[ 8 ] February 20, 2013 |

This Colorful and flavorful Orange-Quinoa Salad is delectable. Winter offers a small window of opportunity to use pomegranates. I try to use the flamboyant red seeds as much as possible when available at the store. This Quinoa Salad will add texture and color to your table. Quinoa is so delicious.Its mildly nutty flavor and fluffy […]

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Quinoa Salad with Shrimp and Peas

Quinoa Salad with Shrimp and Peas

[ 0 ] January 21, 2013 |

A delicate quinoa salad with tender green bean and shrimp. The shrimp provide bounce to your bite. This is a fabulous dish with lively color and herbal fragrance. Tiny in size, quinoa is a great choice for salad. Quinoa is most famous for an impressive protein content that happen to boost all eight amino acids. […]

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Broccoli Slaw

Broccoli Slaw

[ 6 ] January 5, 2013 |

This crunchy vegetable salad is an easy and fast way to eat fresh vegetables. It’s a snap to prepare. The dressing is light and healthy. This broccoli slaw is versatile. Add your favorite vegetables and dressing. This Broccoli Slaw is like coleslaw without all the fattening part of the creamy dressing   5.0 from 1 […]

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Kale Salad with Fennel, Tangerines and Walnuts

Kale Salad with Fennel, Tangerines and Walnuts

[ 0 ] October 12, 2012 |

  Kale is among the most nutrient-dense commonly eaten vegetables. This  kale Salad with Fennel, Tangerines and Walnuts is a decadent feast for your senses. Colorful and flavorful. Kale is no ordinary vegetable with his unique flavor and vibrant color. This  green vegetable  makes a nutritious, delicious green salad.  The leaves become tender after a […]

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Edamame Salad with Black Bean and Corn

Edamame Salad with Black Bean and Corn

[ 2 ] July 16, 2012 |

Simple and so satisfying, this edamame salad is fresh and colorful. Edamame is a green vegetable packed with protein. Consumed as a snack, used in soup and salad, the soybean turns a dish in an healthy meal. Dressed in a light lime cilantro vinaigrette, this salad is summer in a bowl. Serve over a bed […]

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Coconut Quinoa Fruit Salad

Coconut Quinoa Fruit Salad

[ 12 ] July 12, 2012 |

This is a nice way to enjoy quinoa.  Cooked in coconut milk and top with fruits and nuts, this quinoa salad will maximize your energy. Quinoa is one of my favorite food. High in protein and fiber, it is an excellent source of magnesium and iron. A colorful succulent summer salad for a healthy breakfast […]

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Raw Zucchini Salad

Raw Zucchini Salad

[ 7 ] April 7, 2012 |

This zucchini salad is light and refreshing, making a great vegetarian side dish. The salad is dressed with lemon juice, shallot, garlic and olive oil. For a crunch, I add some toasted nuts.   Raw Zucchini Salad   Print Author: Citron Limette Ingredients 4 zucchini, 2 yellow and 2 green cut using a spiralizer or […]

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Mexicali Millet Salad

Mexicali Millet Salad

[ 0 ] September 26, 2011 |

  I began eating whole grains, few years ago. Since then, I have expanded my pantry with a variety of whole grains. Millet is one of them. Millet is one of the oldest foods know to humans and possibly the first cereal grain to be used for domestic purposes. Millet is a major crop in […]

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