Instructables: exploring - food - salad - featured Wed, 1 Jul 2015 00:03:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 Quinoa Bean Salad
Quinoa Bean Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> ModMischief This colourful quinoa bean salad is one of my favourite recipes for summer.It's perfect for bringing to a potluck or your next BBQ. Ingredients For this salad you'll need:2 cups quinoa1 red bell pepper2 jalapeno peppersbundle of green onions1 can (540ml) chickpeas1 can (540ml) black beans1 can (5...
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 20:07:03 PDT
summer vegetable salad
summer vegetable salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessyratfink This summer vegetable salad makes great use of all the pretty produce available during this time of year. I wish I could eat like this year round! Check out your local farmer's markets to find things that taste great right now. :DI make this vegetable salad a little differently every time, but it's ...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 12:36:50 PDT
how to make vinaigrette
how to make vinaigrette - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessyratfink Once you start making your own vinaigrettes, you'll never want to buy another bottle of salad dressing. A good vinaigrette is just about the easiest thing you can make in the kitchen. :DI've also included a list of great tasting mix ins on step three to help you up your vinaigrette game even more! ...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 08:59:46 PDT
Summer Rainbow Salad
Summer Rainbow Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> YuesFoodStory This is a very nice looking and light salad for summer! I will list some substitutes of the ingredients, and show a homemade strawberry salad dressing which is light, sweet and refreshing. Prepare your ingredients Since it's a salad, there is no "required" amount of ingredients. You will just co...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 07:54:56 PDT
Quick Ranch Pasta Salad
Quick Ranch Pasta Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cute DIY Projects Pasta is known to be very rich in carbohydrates, which is why it may not be the best choice for dieters – however, you can easily make it healthier by turning it into a delicious, low-calorie Ranch pasta salad, as described right here! Get All The Ingredients! The Ranch pasta salad certainly look...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 08:54:40 PDT
Sprouts & Pineapple Salad
Sprouts & Pineapple Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> NeetuL I wanted to make something healthy and light so came up with this salad. It has a nice combination of fruits and Sprouts with a light Vinaigrette/French Dressing. I have also given a light twist to the dressing by adding orange juice to it as I have added fruits to it so thought I would combine well...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 09:57:58 PDT
Diced Onion Hack
Diced Onion Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> payst Use a plastic lid to help dice an onion. Wanting to easily dice an onion ? Peel onion .. Find plastic lid that the onion will fit into .. (This onion is already sliced as i started the photo shoot after i was midway through the dicing process ) Place onion in plastic lid. As you slice down...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:06:16 PDT
Tofu Avocado Salad
Tofu Avocado Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> tokutei12 This recipe was inspired by a salad that I had at a ramen restaurant some time ago (gotta have some healthy greens to offset that heavy ramen broth!) I was really impressed that tofu could taste awesome in a salad, and I wanted to make salad that was filling and packed healthy, fresh veggies. If y...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 01:10:42 PST
Happy Herbaceous Gluten-Free Grain Salad
Happy Herbaceous Gluten-Free Grain Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> oneishungry The StoryHowdy Instructables! I made a version of this recipe for a friend's dinner party recently; he suggested that the salad would be perfect for this contest, so here we go. I originally made this Happy Herbaceous G.F. Grain Salad with quinoa because it has great protein, fluffy texture (when ...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:52:38 PST
Strawberry Walnut Spinach Salad
Strawberry Walnut Spinach Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> cobryant There are so many salads to be made that the different recipes could fill a whole bookshelf, but I wanted to share my very favorite salad that my friend had recently shared with me. I could eat this every day for... oh, maybe forever. My husband has me make it constantly. It is also super easy to...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 15:38:57 PST
How to make a homemade Caesar Salad
How to make a homemade Caesar Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> slb214 Ingredients1 egg1 clove of garlic6 anchovy fillets3 tablespoons of Reggiano Parmesan cheese (preferably)3 tablespoons of olive oil1 tablespoon of red wine vinegar½ loaf of bread (preferably sourdough or a baguette)2 tablespoons of butter2 heads of romaine 1 small pot (to coddle egg)1 sharp dough mas...
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 20:18:59 PST
Thanksgiving Brussel Sprout Salad
Thanksgiving Brussel Sprout Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> ultilil Delicious and time consuming but not hard to make!Plan for a couple of hours, more if hand chopping. This recipe is for 8 -10 pplYou may need to double itIngredient list:About a pot full of brussel sprouts 8-10 shallotsCider vinegarSalt and pepperOlive oilButter1-2 cups of pomegranate seeds2 tubs cr...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:49:42 PST
Watermelon Salad with Ajo Blanco (Spanish White Gaspacho) and Kombucha
Watermelon Salad with Ajo Blanco (Spanish White Gaspacho) and Kombucha - More DIY How To Projects]]> wrdonnelly Yeild: 8 full portions.This bountiful salad is a wonderful Spanish / American cuisine blend that I recently created and would love to share. Ajo Blanco is a very old-school Spanish chilled garlic and almond soup. It's rich, creamy and has a zip of raw garlic, while also inexpensive and dairy-free. ...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:45:28 PDT
Watermelon Rind Pickle Salad
Watermelon Rind Pickle Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> karalalala This is a sweet & refreshing take on the classic cucumber salad. Looking for a nice salad for a BBQ or just something to use up that jar Watermelon Rind Pickles you made? Here it is!Hardware: - Medium bowl- Whisk or spoon- Cutting Board- KnifeSoftware:- 1 jar watermelon rind pickles- 1 English cucum...
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:29:06 PDT
Watermelon and Feta Salad with Raspberry and Chervil Vinaigrette
Watermelon and Feta Salad with Raspberry and Chervil Vinaigrette - More DIY How To Projects]]> Fred Downs Today we will be making a watermelon and feta salad with a chervil and raspberry vinaigrette. Where going to learn how to peel a watermelon, toast some almonds, make some cucumber rings, make a vinaigrette and then finally plate it up. Every ingredient of this salad plays well with each other. Th...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 15:15:55 PDT
Beer Salad Dressing
Beer Salad Dressing - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sonia Thomas This is a simple, quick and delicious salad dressing with the main ingredient being BEER ;) This salad dressing has a slight sweetness, tang and great aroma. Hope you like it :) Ingredients required to prepare Beer Salad dressing Olive Oil - 3 tbspShallots - finely chopped 1/2 cupGarlic - 1 clove...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:12:42 PDT
Quinoa Salad with Watermelon and Lemon Chevril Vinaigrette
Quinoa Salad with Watermelon and Lemon Chevril Vinaigrette - More DIY How To Projects]]> acoens I got the idea for this watermelon | chevril challenge entry from a delicious lunch I had at 10 Barrel Brew Pub in Bend, OR. I had been on a search for something with great produce to add fresh watermelon and decided the quinoa base with the nice tangy punches of lemon and feta would be a great summ...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:02:56 PDT
Watermelon Salad with Parma Ham, Quick Pickled Watermelon Rind and Parmigiano-Reggiano
Watermelon Salad with Parma Ham, Quick Pickled Watermelon Rind and Parmigiano-Reggiano - More DIY How To Projects]]> chalait_matcha Couple years ago I took a trip with my family to Italy and one of my favorite dishes from the trip was Prosciutto e Melone. The pairing of sweet juicy cantaloupe with the smoky cured salty ham strikes the perfect balance. I also love the simplicity of this dish, it just goes to show quality ingredie...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:41:32 PDT
The Hollyhock Doll
The Hollyhock Doll - More DIY How To Projects]]> sunshiine Happy summer everyone. What a grand time of the year! Families are getting together for outdoor Bar-b-ques and picinics and children are excited with all the activities. I recently posted a recipe for Hollyhock salad dressing and promiced to make an instructable on how to make the Hollyhock doll tha...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 03:59:00 PDT
Frog Eye Fruit Salad
Frog Eye Fruit Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> Penolopy Bulnick Frog Eye Fruit Salad fun fruit salad that is also known by the name: Acini de pepe Salad. It is a great cold salad that can be served at pot lucks, BBQ or just to have for a snack!It is a delicious fruit salad and this recipe makes a pretty big batch. You can half everything if you want but the pas...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 14:14:19 PDT
Fresh Veggie Tart
Fresh Veggie Tart - More DIY How To Projects]]> sharyun If you're on a healthy eating path, fresh veggies have a regular appearance in your daily routine. With this recipe you can mix it up and serve your salad in the form of a savory tart!This tart is filled with simply fresh and juicy tomato slices stacked on a mixture of colorful veggies like chickpea...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 14:07:36 PDT
Raw Swordfish Asian Salad
Raw Swordfish Asian Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> chrismo EDIT: I orginally entered this Instructable into the raw foods contest and it was rejected due to the Soy sauce and the Fish sauce not being considered raw foods. While the sauce's themselves prepared in traditional ways would be considered raw. Store bought soy and fish sauces have components in th...
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Sun, 25 May 2014 07:04:54 PDT
CUCUMBER NOODLES - More DIY How To Projects]]> rajinder kaur This is one of my favorite recipes to have in summers. Its delicious, healthy and low fat. And tastes best when chilled. Ingredients 1 medium size cucumber1 small carrot1 small tomato2 lemons and zest from 1 lemon1 cup coconut milk1/2 cup cashew nuts 1 tbsp coriander leaves1 tsp ginger-garlic pas...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 07:56:54 PDT
How to Cut (and Remove the Seeds from) a Watermelon for a Salad
How to Cut (and Remove the Seeds from) a Watermelon for a Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> craftknowitall Forty one year’s ago, the first summer after my marriage to my first Husband, I was informed that I was to “ALWAYS” have a watermelon in the fridge. I put a little tally sheet on the fridge to keep track of how many I bought that summer. The grand total was “31” watermelons. Many years later, a...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 16:17:36 PDT
sprouted quinoa salad
sprouted quinoa salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessyratfink This sprouted quinoa salad is full of texture and flavor and can be made 100% raw. It's great for summer! Sprouted quinoa is a great substitute for couscous if you're on a raw diet or you just want some grains without heating up your kitchen. You can alter the flavor of this sprouted quinoa salad by...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 14:20:36 PDT
Soy Sauce+Maple Syrup Dressing Noodle Salad
Soy Sauce+Maple Syrup Dressing Noodle Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> gshim Great summer salad/noodle.Arugula, Grape tomatoes, Blueberries and Acorn Buckwheat noodles!!!Creative dressing: maple syrup, olive oil and balsamic used with soy sauce, works together incredibly. Healthy and fun recipe for hot days!! What You Will Need Salad greens (Dark greens)Buckwheat noodles ...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 22:09:06 PDT
Kale and Quinoa Salad
Kale and Quinoa Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> Danger is my middle name I had a kale and quinoa salad at a restaurant last weekend and I wanted to try to recreate it in my own kitchen, so here was my first attempt! It turned out pretty well, if I do say so myself. Ingredients For this salad, I used one package of quinoa, one bunch of kale, a package of cranberries an...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 13:15:56 PDT
Marinated Cucumbers and Tomatoes
Marinated Cucumbers and Tomatoes - More DIY How To Projects]]> ManufacturedArtists Growing up in the backwoods of West Virginia, this dish was a staple of reunions in the "Hollar." A refreshingly crisp dish perfect for a noontime meal. It's extremely healthy and helpful in rehydration. Supplies There aren't many ingredients in this so it's super simple to make. 3 medium sized...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:24:46 PST
Super Salad Jars
Super Salad Jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> Teisha Packing a salad in a jar is a great way to have a quick, but healthy, lunch or dinner that’s ready in seconds when you need it. And it’s easy to make an “assembly line” at home to prepare several jars at once, quickly making a week’s worth of salads. (They last about five days after being prepared.)...
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 22:11:03 PST
Israeli Couscous with Mango and Cucumber
Israeli Couscous with Mango and Cucumber - More DIY How To Projects]]> bobcatsteph3 I love this salad. I've enjoyed mango salsa with fish and chicken, pitas and tortilla chips, pairing it with Israeli (pearl) couscous for a stand alone salad makes a wonderful side dish, a good lunch meal, or a satisfying snack, morning or night.  When a mango is ripe (just gentle to the touch), I ...
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 10:08:08 PST
How to Candy Pecans
How to Candy Pecans - More DIY How To Projects]]> amalkhan Candied pecans make an amazing addition to any food: as garnishing on desserts, in salads, or just plain, these nuts pack a punch! Their versatility make them quite popular. Who doesn't enjoy a good pecan? Now roast them, add butter and brown sugar, and you've got yourself pecan crack! Also known a...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 11:42:31 PST
thanksgiving salad
thanksgiving salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessyratfink This salad is an nice way to get more fruits and veggies on Thanksgiving. :D Plus, it's super tasty and incredibly quick to put together. The ingredients might seem like a strange mix, but they go perfectly together! Oh, and did I mention Thanksgiving salad includes bacon? Cause it does. Ingred...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 00:42:20 PST
Best Ever Caesar Salad
Best Ever Caesar Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> Livliv This caesar salad will be loved by friends and family and total strangers.It has taken me a long time to perfect cooking times and quantities. Because all stoves are different, you will have to figure the cooking times out yourself!Recommended quantities:1 large chicken breast4 large bacon rashers10...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 01:28:02 PST
Definitely Dilly Salmon Pasta Salad
Definitely Dilly Salmon Pasta Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> supereric Pasta salad is really a to-each-his-own dish. Everyone has a way they prefer it made. Some people love tons of cheese and mayo and decadent fatty bacon in their pasta salad, while some prefer the austerity of raw vegetables and maybe a splash of vinegar. If you prefer it without mayonnaise but with ...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 15:24:39 PDT
Shaved Fennel and Apple Salad garnishrecipes Shaved fennel and apple salad is a sweet and savory summer salad. The sweet, tart pink lady apples complement the licorice flavor of the thinly shaved fennel. A white nectarine and fennel dressing accompanies the salad. Raspberries and pecans add an additional sweetness and crunch. Shaved Fennel an...
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Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:55:48 PDT
Spicy Thai Papaya Salad - aka "Som Tam"
Spicy Thai Papaya Salad - aka "Som Tam" - More DIY How To Projects]]> HollyMann "Som Tam" (ส้มตำ) is a spicy papaya salad that will light your taste buds on fire! It has such a range of flavors and a balance of spicy, sweet, sour and salty! It is incredibly healthy and delicious! It originates in the northeast of Thailand. I used to live in Chiang Mai, Thailand and would order ...
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 09:52:39 PDT
brussels sprout salad
brussels sprout salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessyratfink This brussels sprout salad falls under the category of "ugly but tasty" - it's absolutely delicious, but it is nearly impossible to make it look nice. If you like brussels sprouts, this is a quick and easy recipe to use them in - goes by much faster than roasting them, and it's a good excuse to eat...
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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 15:48:15 PDT
arugula salad jessyratfink Arugula salad is a dead simple side dish to make - it's perfect for when you're feeling lazy or would like to feel fancy for a moment. :D I like arugula much more than lettuce because it had loads more flavor. I make this salad all the time, it's my go-to when I realize all I've planned is to cook ...
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Tue, 23 Jul 2013 16:34:39 PDT
Collard greens á Brasileira nadialtbr This is how we eat collard greens in Brasil. You'll need: - One bunch of collard greens - 3 cloves of garlic chopped really small - 3 tablespoons of olive oil - 3 tablespoons of white wine vinegar - Salt and black pepper  Stack the clean collards one on top of the other. Roll them up in a cigar sh...
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 15:24:01 PDT
Fried Brussels Sprouts with Walnuts and Capers
Fried Brussels Sprouts with Walnuts and Capers - More DIY How To Projects]]> bobcatsteph3 One of my favorite recipes from my favorite Ohio chef Michael Symon. These sprouts are delicious; the leaves get crispy, while the insides get tender, tossed in a vinaigrette with the perfect amount of spicy, sweet, and acidic notes to complement the fried sprouts, adding a little more crunch with f...
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Tue, 28 May 2013 20:34:03 PDT
Carrot Cranberry Salad
Carrot Cranberry Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> savorthefood The results of a new 10-year study from the Netherlands showed the intake of carrots and risk of cardiovascular disease. Participants who had the least carrot intake had the least amount of CVD risk reduction, even though they still received risk-reducing benefits from their carrot intake. However, ...
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Fri, 17 May 2013 10:10:45 PDT
Simple & Stunning Fruit Salad HollyMann This fruit salad is Simple because it only requires two ingredients! It is Stunning because whoever you make it for will be impressed! My dear old friend Hank taught me how to make this unbelievably delicious fruit salad in 2009. Hank loved life more than anyone I've ever known and he also loved to...
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Sat, 4 May 2013 15:57:15 PDT
couscous salad jessyratfink Couscous salad is one of my go-to sides. It takes about 20 minutes including prep and all! You can also mix up the vegetables and seasonings so it will go nicely with whatever else you've made for dinner. I'm using Israeli (also called pearl) couscous for this salad - it's my favorite type, and I f...
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Tue, 2 Apr 2013 14:30:47 PDT
german potato salad
german potato salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> jessyratfink German potato salad is the best potato salad in the world. It's sour and sweet and wonderful. And best of all - NO MAYO! :D (Mayo is the worst. Remember that.) German potato salad is great hot or cold, and it's really easy to throw together. I'm using the recipe from Joy of Cooking, but slightly a...
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Tue, 1 Jan 2013 14:09:37 PST
Curried Egg Salad
Curried Egg Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> Chef Somer Boiled eggs have always been a favorite of mine. The ultimate healthy fast food, portable, and filling. Growing up my dad always looked forward to Easter because he knew that there would be an abundance of boiled eggs to eat. His favorite way to eat them was to cut them into wedges, then top them wi...
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Sun, 4 Nov 2012 18:03:18 PST
Miso Tofu Sandwiches nagutron Delicious veggie sandwiches! The main ingredient is tofu dipped in miso soup mix and then pan fried. Add whatever other veggies you like! This time, I used onions, bell peppers, lettuce, tomatoes, and sprouts. Another delicious variant is to wrap the tofu slices in a strip of nori and fry that. It'...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2007 13:37:43 PST
Mango and Black Bean Quinoa Salad
Mango and Black Bean Quinoa Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> taransa Recently I visited a very good friend of mine for a week. It was awesome to get to try recipes that were new to me, and there was one in particular that I couldn't leave without a copy of - mango and black bean quinoa salad. I enjoyed her version, but I thought it needed a little something ... extra...
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Thu, 13 Sep 2012 20:31:21 PDT
Raw Kale Salad
Raw Kale Salad - More DIY How To Projects]]> JFabor Have some extra kale growing in your garden?  Head outside and pick a bunch, then turn your super nutritious cooking green into a raw and tasty Amino packed super salad with a few simple ingredients. Gather Supplies and Prepare Ingredients Begin your salad by gathering your supplies. Ingredients...
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Tue, 11 Sep 2012 13:13:10 PDT
Pink Salad Moem Here's a summer favourite of mine. I think it's mainly a Dutch recipe,  but I may have made that up. If you think that apple and pickled herring should never meet on the same plate, then this is not for you. If you have an open mind to such pairings, read on... For use as a main meal for two people...
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Sat, 7 Jul 2012 01:34:00 PDT
Another way to get eggs ready for egg salad!
Another way to get eggs ready for egg salad! - More DIY How To Projects]]> razorwinged This one is part instructable, part suggestion, part (hopefully) catalyst for discussion. As some one who has paid dues to the gods who insist in keeping alive the task of hard boiled egg peeling, a thought came to mind one morning while poaching eggs... Wouldn't it be easier, cleaner and faster t...
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Tue, 4 Sep 2012 20:54:47 PDT