Salads

Roasted Fennel and Red Onion Salad with Lemon Tahini Dressing

By |2020-10-27T21:16:01-04:00October 27th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , |

This delectable Roasted Fennel and Red Onion Salad with Lemon Tahini Dressing is one of my favorite vegan salads. First of all, the natural sweetness of roasted fennel and red onion add subtle depth to this beautiful and delicious salad, Next, the addition of preserved lemon rind adds an unexpected pop of flavor to the dressing. [...]

Vegan Asian Cabbage Salad with Spicy Peanut Dressing

By |2020-10-17T14:42:20-04:00October 17th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , |

I love shopping at the farmers' market and preparing meals from the fresh, seasonal organic produce. In addition to my favorites -- apples, beets, broccoli, cauliflower, brussels sprouts, sweet potatoes, pumpkins and squashes -- carrots and cabbage abound at the market. I love to make salads with both cabbage because it is a very healthy food [...]

Vegan Roasted Sweet Potato Buddha Bowl with Spicy Sriracha Hummus

By |2020-10-07T22:26:59-04:00October 5th, 2020|Categories: Buddha Bowls, Entrees, Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , |

I love hearty, flavorful Buddha Bowls! The stars of this vegan Roasted Sweet Potato Buddha Bowl with Spicy Sriracha Hummus are the roasted sweet potatoes and the spicy sriracha hummus. And it's so easy to make. You simply toss the sweet potato cubes with olive oil, ground cumin, and smoked paprika. Season with salt and black [...]

Vegan Mexican Chopped Salad with Avocado Cilantro Dressing

By |2020-10-07T22:29:01-04:00October 3rd, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , |

I love healthy, hearty salads full of lots of flavors and textures, that's why I love this vegan Mexican Chopped Salad with Avocado Cilantro Dressing. The blend of textures and flavors makes every mouthful a celebration! Of course, the avocado cilantro dressing elevates the whole salad to another level of deliciousness!   This fresh vegan Mexican [...]

Zesty Fennel Orange Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette  

By |2020-09-10T15:25:14-04:00September 10th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , |

I have always enjoyed citrus-flavored salads so this Zesty Fennel Orange Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette is a special treat. An orange is a very popular fruit but have you eaten or prepared fennel? If not, you should. Fennel is a vegetable that is enjoyed for it's licorice-like flavor. It is an imporant source of many essential [...]

Kale Cauliflower Broccoli Salad with Lemon Mustard Vinaigrette

By |2020-09-04T14:34:27-04:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes, Vegetable Side Dishes|Tags: , , , |

I have always loved eating raw or steamed vegan vegetables dishes. I usually make simple, steamed vegetable dishes with a little olive oil, sea salt and herbs, but it's always fun to kick the flavor up a notch. Close your eyes and imagine drizzling torn kale with olive oil, then massaging the kale with your fingers [...]

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Vegan Spicy Peach Jalapeno Salsa 

By |2020-08-09T16:57:34-04:00August 9th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , |

Ripe peaches have always been a special treat! There are few flavors as wonderful as fresh. sweet, juicy peaches in season. So why not make peach salsa with them? This spicy peach salsa is absolutely gorgeous! The combination of colors creates a beautiful presentation, while the delicious blend of sweet and spicy flavors makes it a [...]

Refreshing Watermelon and Vegan Feta Salad with Cilantro-Lime Vinaigrette 

By |2020-08-09T15:12:55-04:00August 9th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , |

There's nothing more enjoyable on a hot, summer day than sweet, refreshing watermelon. Watermelon has always been my go-to healthy treat. What's more, this versatile fruit can be enjoyed in so many delicious ways. For example, watermelon pairs surprisingly well with other very different flavors including vegan cheese. Talk about the perfect hot weather combination!   [...]

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Seasonal Mixed Berry and Mint Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette

By |2020-09-03T13:45:33-04:00August 7th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , |

Berries of all kinds are the stars of my diet due to their fabulous flavor as well as their amazing health benefits. From blueberries, blackberries and raspberries to strawberries and cranberries, I enjoy them as snacks, in smoothies or in salads like this Mixed Berry and Mint Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette. Fresh seasonal berries and mint give [...]

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Vegan Fennel, Citrus and Roasted Beet Salad with Zesty Orange Vinaigrette

By |2020-08-03T21:39:41-04:00August 3rd, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , |

Love the deep, rich flavor of roasted beets? Well, close your eyes and imagine how those beets would taste with orange slices and a citrus dressing. This flavor-packed Fennel, Citrus and Roasted Beet Salad features the classic combination of citrus and fennel paired with tender roasted beets on a bed of arugula and mixed greens -- [...]

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Seasonal Mixed Greens with Pecans, Vegan Feta and Strawberries

By |2020-08-03T14:49:54-04:00August 3rd, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , |

There's nothing quite as delectable as fresh, organic strawberries in season. So in this recipe, the strawberries are the main flavor focal point. They are substantial enough on their own to pair perfectly with a basic bed of mixed greens topped with a light drizzle of good olive oil and aged balsamic vinegar. Topping this salad [...]

Chickpea Garden Veggie Mason Jar Salad with Maple Lime Vinaigrette

By |2020-07-30T23:57:06-04:00July 30th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , |

What's in my healthy, vegan lunch box? Mason jar salads, of course. And this Chickpea Garden Veggie Mason Jar Salad with Maple Lime Vinaigrette is one of my favorite combinations. The beauty of Mason jar salads is they offer the perfect solution for a satisfying, nutritious lunch on the go or as a quick and easy [...]

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Cool, Creamy, Vegan Broccoli and Farfalle Pasta Salad 

By |2020-07-26T15:16:48-04:00July 26th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , |

I love broccoli. In fact, I eat it practically every day. This week, I bought so much fresh, organic broccoli at the farmers' market, that I am scrambling to use it in as many healthy and delicious ways as possible. Instead of making my go-to steamed broccoli staple, whipping up a cool, creamy, vegan Broccoli and Farfalle [...]

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Arugula Salad with Roasted Pears and Vegan Feta Cheese 

By |2020-07-26T15:17:48-04:00July 25th, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , , |

Arugula is one of my favorite salad greens. Why? Because it's hearty, texture and peppery flavor elevates any salad I make with it. This salad is another example of simple ingredients yielding outstanding results. When you combine the peppery taste of fresh arugula with the distinctive, but smooth taste of a vegan feta cheese, and the [...]

Vegan Mediterranean Pasta Salad with Mustard Vinaigrette

By |2020-07-23T15:56:51-04:00July 23rd, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , |

Who can resist this Mediterrean Pasta Salad with Mustard Vinaigrette -- especially on a hot summer day? Clearly, it's my favorite go-to, family-pleasing dish. This salad packs a lot of interesting flavors into each bite. From the peppery taste of fresh arugula to the salty appeal of Kalamata olives, preserved lemons and vegan feta cheese, there [...]

Chilled Orzo Pasta Salad with Capers and Tomatoes

By |2020-07-21T21:56:59-04:00July 21st, 2020|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , |

What are your favorite ways to cool off on a hot summer day? I have always felt that a chilled pasta salad is a great way to keep cool on a hot day--and it's always a hit with my family! This delicious, vegan Orzo Pasta Salad with Capers and Tomatoes tastes even better after the flavors [...]

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Sweet and Savory: Cranberry Pear Walnut Avocado Spinach Salad

By |2020-08-14T15:28:13-04:00February 3rd, 2016|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , |

In my crunchy, colorful, organic plant-based kitchen, healthy, hearty salads are an everyday occurrence. A fresh, flavorful, multi-textured salad made with seasonal ingredients is my idea of comfort food. That's why I love this Cranberry Pear Walnut Avocado Spinach Salad. Imagine savoring each mouthful of pear, walnuts, cranberry, red onion, tomatoes, avocado and spinach with a creamy tahini dressing. The sweet and [...]

Lemon Roasted Garlic Quinoa Vegetable Salad

By |2020-08-14T15:17:50-04:00July 16th, 2015|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , |

Lately, I have been having a love affair with quinoa. I must admit that it took a while for me to fall in love with this the relatively bland taste of this incredibly healthy seed, however, years of experimentation with various seasonings, recipes and ingredient combinations, resulted in numerous quinoa faves! Now, it's become my go-to [...]

Meatless Monday: Kale Quinoa Black Bean Salsa Salad w/Tahini Dressing

By |2020-08-28T12:45:08-04:00March 2nd, 2015|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When my food-loving girlfriend spontaneously called to say that she wanted to stop by to catch up, I peered into my kitchen to see what I had on hand to make a simple, tasty healthy meal for us to share. I decided to whip up a healthy, hearty, textured vegetable, bean and grain salad. It's a quick and easy way to [...]

Endive Portabella Mushroom Salad

By |2020-08-14T14:57:53-04:00September 15th, 2014|Categories: Nourish, Plant-based diet, Plant-based Recipes, Raw Food Diet, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I have always enjoyed the aesthetic appeal of endive salads. They look so elegant on the plate and make any luncheon or dinner party table look amazing without a lot of effort. The hostess gets the credit for a fabulous spread, but it's simply due to the shape and beauty of the endive. Belgian endive , also known [...]

Meatless Monday: Roasted Beet and Arugula Salad with Mango Walnut Dressing

By |2020-08-20T19:51:55-04:00June 9th, 2014|Categories: Meatless Monday, Nourish, Plant-based Recipes, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , , |

I love to make hearty, flavorful, nutrient-rich salads. Full of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, protein and fiber, salads like these are so filling and satisfying. I find that roasted beets add wonderful texture and a rich, bold taste to any green salad. If available, mix red, orange and gold beets for color, variety and flavor. Usually yellow or gold beets have a [...]

Marinated Kale Shiitake Mushroom Salad

By |2020-09-07T19:56:17-04:00April 3rd, 2013|Categories: Nourish, Raw Food Diet, Salads, Vegan, Vegan Recipes|Tags: , , |

Kale is one of my 'go-to' superfoods for a number of powerful reasons.Kale: • eases lung congestion and is beneficial to the stomach, liver and immune system. • contains lutein and zeaxanthin, which protect the eyes from macular degeneration. • contains indole-3-carbinol, a chemical which boosts DNA repair in cells and appears to block the growth [...]

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