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Poppy Seed Kale Salad

Sweet and crunchy, Poppy Seed Kale Salad is a delicious “almost homemade” side salad. Once you try it, you’ll be hooked! Since the New Year we’ve really been working hard to add more green foods on our plates. In essence, I guess we’re trying to balance out those times when we splurge a little—everyone deserves a treat now and …

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Chicken Kale Caesar Salad

Chicken Caesar Salad is reinvented by substituting kale—one of the top-rated super foods—instead of the traditional romaine lettuce. Chicken Caesar Salad is one of my very favorite restaurant lunch menu items, but I realize that when dining out many Caesar-style dressings are often high in calories and fat. That sort of defeats the purpose of eating …

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Insalata Della Casa

One of my very favorite house salads is the Insalata Della Casa served at Bravo’s Italian Restaurant so I was thrilled when I found a copycat recipe a few years ago. Chopped salads typically consist of all diced or chopped ingredients, including the lettuce, which are tossed together with the dressing before serving. Insalata Della Casa starts with a base of iceberg …

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Sweet Potato Salad

SWEET and SPICY! Sweet Potato Salad gets spice from diced fresh jalapeño and sweetness from a simple maple syrup vinaigrette. If you’re headed to a Fall picnic or tailgate, Sweet Potato Salad is a healthy alternative to traditional potato salad and can be prepared in a half the time. This Sweet Potato Salad has a little kick because it is spiced …

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Tropical Fruit Salad with Honey Lime Dressing

Tropical Fruit Salad with Honey Lime Dressing featuring fresh pineapple and mango. I must have been dreaming about the beach when I was at the grocery store a few days ago because I came home with some of my favorite tropical fruits — fresh pineapple, mangos, and kiwi — without a real plan for how I’d …

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Mango Chicken Chopped Salad

Mango Chicken Chopped Salad with a homemade Mango Vinaigrette is almost too pretty to eat and special enough for any Summer dinner party! This fresh and healthy chopped salad that I shared first over at The Weary Chef should definitely be on your dinner table this summer! Once the summer heat and humidity settle in here in the …

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Grilled Asparagus Panzanella Salad

Grilled Asparagus Panzanella Salad with a tangy red wine vinaigrette, toasty grilled bread, fresh cherry tomatoes, red onion, and Kalamata olives can be completely assembled grill-side making for a fun outdoor dining experience. With the absolutely perfect combination of Greek flavors, this easy salad starts with day-old country-style bread and the star ingredient, grilled asparagus! …

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