Green Bean Salad & Beet Salad

Gratefully, the weather still dictates al fresco dining. Lately, I've been buying some great looking green beans. And for two days in a row, I've treated them equally. A quick blanch in hot // read more

Easy Elegant Summer Salads:Watermelon and Goat Cheese, Fennel and Orange

Watermelon and goat cheese is an unlikely combination but completely refreshing as a starter or elegant finish to a meal on a hot summer day.  Crumble goat cheese over four wedges of // read more

Green Goddess Dressing

One of my favourite salad dressings of summer. Green Goddess. She's a lovely accompaniment with fresh crab over greens and tomatoes. She livens up an artichoke and is a natural with big // read more

Potato Salad

The stellar spud. So versatile. So willing to be boiled, fried, baked, peeled, stuffed, mashed, smashed and otherwise violated, works for any season, served cold or hot, vegetarian-style or // read more