Blog Archives for tag cucumber

‘Vietnamese Grapefruit & Pork Salad’

The beauty of Vietnamese cuisine lies in its fresh ingredients, colorful combination of ingredients, and the complex flavor of its sweet-spicy-and-salty… Continue reading »

Cucumber Rounds with Herbed Cream Cheese & Sun-Dried Tomatoes

Slices of crisp, cool cucumber rounds make for a great appetizer base this time of year.  Great when topped with… Continue reading »

Horseradish-Crusted Salmon with Dill-Roasted Cucumbers

I remember first seeing a recipe for cooked cucumbers in Mastering the Art of French Cooking, by Julia Child, Simone Beck… Continue reading »

‘Noodles with Asian Vinaigrette’

The secret to this healthy and simple Asian noodle dish is in its vinaigrette.  I bet you won’t guess what… Continue reading »

Cucumber-Avocado Soup

You won’t believe how incredible this soup is!  It gets its velvety texture and lovely green hue from the addition… Continue reading »

Creamy Chipotle Spread on Cucumber Rounds

I adore this appetizer for a few reasons: 1) its simplicity, and 2) the contrast of the cooling cucumber slices… Continue reading »

‘Brown Rice with Salmon, Avocado, & Toasted Nori’

 Always on the pre-order list for any cookbook from the editors of Martha Stewart Living, I was thrilled to see… Continue reading »

‘Spiced Lamb Patties with Nutty Garlic Sauce’

What a unique twist on a classic Middle Eastern pita sandwich!  Tender ground lamb patties flavored with the warm taste… Continue reading »

‘Coriander Roasted Chicken with Chickpea & Avocado Salad’

I get a lot of cooking inspiration not only from the cookbooks that I read, the television shows that I… Continue reading »

‘Greek Salad with Oregano-Roast Salmon’

I can totally see why Food & Wine magazine named this as their salad of the month for January 2014. … Continue reading »