Category:  Salads

Warm Broccoli Salad with Fried Garlic

In Fruits & Veggies, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 29/01
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This bright green side dish is a recipe I made often in the early years of my marriage after stumbling upon Ina Garten’s very first cookbook.  While she… Read More »

Warm Yellow Lentil Salad with Double Mustard Soy Vinaigrette

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 13/01
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When it comes to recipes, I try not to overuse the word “favorite.”  But the truth is, I have lots of favorites.  Whether it is a favorite color,… Read More »

Baby Kale Chopped Salad

In Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Salads, Vegetarian
by Ann on 06/01
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Once I put together the salad part of this recipe, I experimented with quite a few new dressings to really make it shine.  My extended family served as… Read More »

Seared Brussels Sprouts Salad

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Salads, Side Dishes
by Ann on 24/11
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Growing up, Brussels sprouts were not welcome on my dinner plate.  I can remember my parents talking about how the sprouts from Stoner’s Central Market stand were simply… Read More »

Caramelized Apple Salad with Butternut Squash

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 06/11
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I am so pleased to introduce a guest post from Audra of Cherished Bliss.  You may be familiar with Audra as the author of Once a Mom Always… Read More »

Autumn Salad with Nancy’s Sweet and Tangy Dressing

In Salads, Vegetarian
by Ann on 04/11
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Months ago, I received the following salad dressing recipe from Nancy, a faithful reader.  It was Nancy’s husband who first announced that I simply must try this dressing!… Read More »

Quinoa, Beet and Arugula Salad

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 25/10
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  Recently, after reading a post about quinoa on The Fountain Avenue Kitchen Facebook page, a thoughtful friend emailed me the following recipe.  Her only comment:  ”THIS RECIPE… Read More »

Beet Salad with Walnuts and Goat Cheese

In Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Nuts & Nut Butters, Salads, Side Dishes
by Ann on 30/09
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  When I was a kid and my mom served beets, I was not a happy camper.  I can remember, however, going to a restaurant in Virginia as… Read More »

Parmesan Crusted Roasted Potato and Arugula Salad

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 16/09
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  As summer draws to a close, I am always a little sad to say goodbye to seasonal favorites like peaches and corn on the cob.  But with… Read More »

Curried Chicken Rice Salad

In Chicken, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Rice, Salads
by Ann on 11/09
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Someone recently sent me one of her favorite recipes and mentioned that I hope she didn’t think she was being presumptuous.  I told her I love it when… Read More »