Instructables: exploring - food - salad - food - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:29:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Raw Swordfish Asian Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Raw-Swordfish-Asian-Salad/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 07:04:54 PDT
Curried Egg Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Curried-Egg-Salad/
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Sun, 4 Nov 2012 18:03:18 PST
Miso Tofu Sandwiches http://www.instructables.com/id/Miso-Tofu-Sandwiches/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/32WG/F9N29XBW/FQJ32WGF9N29XBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/32WG/F9N29XBW/FQJ32WGF9N29XBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/32WG/F9N29XBW/FQJ32WGF9N29XBW.SMALL.jpg 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
Squid Salad with Blood Orange and Avocado http://www.instructables.com/id/Squid-Salad-with-Blood-Orange-and-Avocado/
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Wed, 14 Mar 2007 15:36:18 PDT
How to make a Chicken Salad Sandwich http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-me-a-Chicken-Salad-Sandwich/
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Thu, 12 Nov 2009 18:43:11 PST
Caesar Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Caesar-Salad/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 15:41:21 PDT
Fresh-n-Tasty Veggies (in the winter!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fresh-n-Tasty-Veggies-in-the-winter/
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Tue, 27 Sep 2011 14:28:04 PDT
Swan Carved From an Apple http://www.instructables.com/id/Swan-carved-from-an-apple/
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Thu, 22 Sep 2011 15:50:30 PDT
Thai Squid Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Thai-Squid-Salad/
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Wed, 14 Mar 2007 18:34:50 PDT
How to keep Fresh Herbs Fresh http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-keep-Fresh-Herbs-Fresh/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2008 09:57:11 PDT
Chicken Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Salad-1/
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Thu, 12 Oct 2006 14:15:09 PDT
Sweet Curry Summer Rice Salad Recipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweet-Curry-Summer-Rice-Salad-Recipe/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2009 15:33:47 PDT
Homemade Ranch Dressing http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Ranch-Dressing/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2009 11:19:41 PST
Chick Pea Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Chick-Pea-Salad/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2008 09:25:02 PDT
Mayonnaise! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mayonnaise!/
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Sun, 18 Feb 2007 17:23:55 PST
Moroccan Beet Salad http://www.instructables.com/id/Moroccan-Beet-Salad/
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Mon, 1 Jan 2007 20:00:02 PST
Spinach Salad with Fruit, Nuts, and Sesame Lime Vinaigrette http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinach-Salad-with-Fruit%2c-Nuts%2c-and-Sesame-Lime-Vi/
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Fri, 15 Dec 2006 20:01:06 PST