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SALADS

Whats your signature salad ya make & everyone loves to eat?

Mine are a special bean salad I make & my tomato, onion & cilantro salad.

 
sarasmommy777

Asked by sarasmommy777 at 4:12 PM on Jan. 27, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • Chickpea-Spinach Salad with Spiced Yogurt Dressing
    DRESSING
    1/3 cup nonfat plain yogurt
    1 tablespoon lemon juice
    1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
    3/4 teaspoon ground cumin
    1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
    1 clove garlic, minced
    1/4 teaspoon salt, or to taste
    Freshly ground pepper to taste
    SALAD
    1.5 cups home cooked, or 1 15-ounce or 19-ounce can chickpeas, rinsed
    1 cup diced peeled cucumber (I use zucchini or broccoli)
    1 cup diced celery or fennel (I use jicama)
    1 cu p grated ca rrots
    10 cups small spinach leaves or mesclun salad greens (about 8 ounces)
    To prepare dressing: Whisk yogurt, lemon juice, oil, cumin, ginger and garlic in a small bowl until smooth. Season with salt and pepper. To prepare salad: Combine chickpeas, cucumber, celery (or fennel) and carrots in a medium bowl. Add half the dressing and toss to coat.
    Toss spinach (or mesclun) in a large bowl with the remaining dressin
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 4:53 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • i love salads.... but i do a basic green salad with crispy chicken strips... ahhh yummm
    Lynnsae

    Answer by Lynnsae at 4:14 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • I love salads as well. Mine is just a green salad. It has a ton of veggies. My mom makes a really good potato salad that she has to make where ever she goes for a party or pot luck!!
    MamaLisec

    Answer by MamaLisec at 4:20 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • I enjoy a Waldorf salad.
    musicmom08

    Answer by musicmom08 at 4:29 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • Romaine marinated vegetable salad and taco salad
    Librarylady60

    Answer by Librarylady60 at 9:45 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • Your's sound great. I make a Pecan chicken salad, Waldorf salad, and a layered salad with candied pecans, and a broccoli-cauliflower salad that I often get asked for the recipes..
    SweetLuci

    Answer by SweetLuci at 9:46 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • 7 layer salad
    mamagoose524

    Answer by mamagoose524 at 9:48 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • I don't do anything special. Average salad topped with pickles, black olives, sun flower seeds, real bacon bits, shredded carrots, cheese, broccoli, smothered in ranch dressing, topped with more shredded cheese and real bacon bits lol...but I'm the only one in my family that eats it like that.

    Potato salad...I miss that...haven't had that in a long time.
    Imortlmommy

    Answer by Imortlmommy at 9:51 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • thnx 4 the recipe sound yummy!
    sarasmommy777

    Comment by sarasmommy777 (original poster) at 4:56 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

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