• Dairy Free,  Gluten Free,  Kosher,  Parve,  Quickies,  Rosh Ha'Shana,  Salads,  Soy Free,  Vegan,  Vegetarian

    Cherry Tomato and Pistachio Salad in Pomegranate Vinaigrette

    Ingredients ½ kg. ripe cherry tomatoes (if you can get plum cherry tomatoes – even better) ½ cup chopped spearmint leaves ½ cup peeled, unroasted pistachios Preparation Prepare the Pomegranate Vinaigrette. Halve the cherry tomatoes. In a scalding skillet, roast the pistachios carefully for 2-3 minutes. Add the pistachios and spearmint to the cherry tomatoes. Pour dressing over salad, toss and serve.

  • Dairy Free,  Gluten Free,  Kosher,  Parve,  Quickies,  Salads,  Soy Free,  Vegan,  Vegetarian

    Pomegranate and Pomelit Salad

    Ingredients 1 large Pomelit/Oroblanco (a hybrid of Pomelo and Grapefruit – if you cannot get one, use a Pomelo, and add 1 tbsp. freshly-squeezed lemon) 1 cup pomegranate seeds ½ cup chives, chopped (only the green parts) 2 tbsp. vegetable oil salt for seasoning Preparation Peel and take the Pomelit apart into its individual segments. Peel each segment, and break the “meat” into 1″ pieces. Gently stir in the pomegranate seeds and green onions. Add the oil and season with salt to taste. Garnish with a few leaves of spearmint.

  • Can be prepared in advance,  Dairy Free,  Gluten Free,  Kosher,  Parve,  Quickies,  Salads,  Soy Free,  Vegan,  Vegetarian

    Couscous Salad

    A tangy salad we always serve with our Couscous… Ingredients 4 carrots, sliced lengthwise 2 red bell-peppers, cut into strips 1 small cauliflower, separtated into small florets Optional additions: 1 kohlrabi, cut into strips 1 fennel bulb, quartered and cut to strips lengthwise 1-2 turnips, cut into strips 2 unpeeled cucumbers, cut into strips For the dressing: 1/2 cup freshly-squeezed lemon juice 1 tbsp vegetable oil 1/2 tsp. sweet paprika sprinkle of salt (to taste) Preparation Place all vegetables in a bowl, add all dressing ingredients and toss until all vegetables are covered. I recommend making it at least 2 hours before serving, so that the vegetables soak in some of the…

  • Dairy Free,  Dressed to Impress,  Gluten Free,  Kosher,  Parve,  Quickies,  Salads,  Soy Free,  Vegan,  Vegetarian

    5-Minute Lettuce Salad

    This truly is a cheat salad… 2 minutes to prepare the salad, 5 minutes for the dressing – no one will ever know! Ingredients Fresh Iceberg lettuce cut into bite-size chunks Your favorite additions – I like pears and cranberries, or sun-dried figs and blue cheese.. handful of each. Mix in a bowl. Five minutes before serving pour your preferred dressing over it and toss: Basic vinaigrette dressing Citrus vinaigrette dressing