Tag: Salads

Caprese Salad with Balsamic Reduction

Fresh and quality ingredients are key for this salad’s success. Tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, and basil drizzled with a sweet balsamic reduction and olive oil. Easy, impressive, and so delicious. I like to serve it with fresh baguettes to round out the meal. Balsamic reduction is the syrupy stuff you get […]


Rosh Hashanah Simanim Salad

This salad incorporates many significant simanim, foods that we eat on Rosh Hashanah (#JewishNewYear) in the hopes of being blessed with a sweet and fruitful new year.  This salad.  I call it the non-committal  salad.  It’s delicious.  It’s super easy.  It’s gorgeous. It’s no fail.  It’s interchangeable with any fruit you […]


Orange and Beet Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

While cara cara oranges look like ruby red grapefruits, they’re not the same! Cara cara oranges are a result of a mutation in the navel orange, found in Venezuela. Their beautiful coloring comes from lycopene and beta-carotene, but if you’re not scientifically oriented then all that you need to know […]