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Curry Chicken Salad

This is my friend, Teddi Wessing’s, old family recipe. We made it for luncheon we did yesterday where we had a trio of salads — the curry chicken, a Greek pasta salad with tri tip and a green salad. The … Continue reading

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Grilled Corn Salad with Lime, Red Chili and Cotija

I made this grilled corn salad the other evening to rave reviews and several requests for the recipe. It’s a Bobby Flay recipe, and he likes his spice. I actually used chimaya chili powder that I’d picked up in Santa … Continue reading

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Quinoa and Grapefruit Salad

I was reading a blog the other day about food that’ll be served at some of the Oscar parties and it was touting the “unusual grains” that are becoming the latest trends in Hollywood. Once again I’m way ahead of … Continue reading

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Back-to-School Pasta

My girls have been back in school since August 15th (They’re very jealous of those who don’t go back until after Labor Day). Having teenagers, they don’t really like to spend time figuring out their lunches for school and I … Continue reading

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Ever Heard of Quinoa?

Quinoa is an ancient grain. In fact, the Incas held it as sacred. It is light and fluffy with a slightly nutty flavor. It’s really a perfect food, with 12-18% protein and a balanced set of amino acids. It’s gluten … Continue reading

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Spring Salad

I’m really looking forward to all of the spring flowers because all of this rain is driving me nuts. But even though there’s rain outside, there’s lovely fruit at the farmer’s market and grocery store right now. Make yourself a … Continue reading

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