Melissa Talley

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Three-bean salad might just be the best thing to bring to a cookout. @alisoneroman's is loosely based on this one: http://www.bonappetit.com/recipe/three-bean-salad

8 Shrimp Dinners

Shrimp, the underdog. Relegated to appetizer food, it awaits the fate of a drenching in overly-sweet cocktail sauce or a mashing into fried patties along with its crustaceous brethren. Its name flung as an insult on schoolyard playgrounds, shrimp even takes a beating outside the kitchen.<p>Needless to …

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Sunday Brunch: Lobster Salad Recipe

The thing that comes to mind first when thinking of lobster salad is mayonnaise and celery. Though delicious, sometimes the delicate flavor of lobster begs for a bit of a lighter touch. This salad combines big chunks of lobster with grilled corn, scallions, and avocado dressed with a light lemon …

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Gather Round the Grill: Greek Pasta Salad with Crab and Feta - NeighborFood

Welcome to Gather Round the Grill! For the whole month of May I’m sharing recipes that are perfect for cookouts, grill outs, BBQs, potlucks, and all …

Rice Noodle Salad with Spicy Lemongrass Dressing

A bowl of lettuce with a sweet dressing isn’t going to cut it. I need substance and flavor in my salads. Rice noodles, fresh vegetables, and crushed …

Serious Salads: Carrot Slaw with Cranberries and Toasted Walnuts Recipe

With dried cranberries, toasted walnuts and a bright-tasting citrus vinaigrette, this carrot slaw is delightfully crunchy and sweet. It's perfect for a light lunch or as a healthy side to sandwiches or burgers.<p>To toast the walnuts, bake them on a sheet pan in a 350°F oven for about 10 minutes until …

Asian Slaw with Ginger-Peanut Dressing

5 stars based on 63 votes<p>Hi All, Here’s the Asian Slaw that I mentioned in last week’s Coconut Shrimp post. As you can see, it’s a great way to eat …

Creamy Broccoli Salad with Bacon, Cheddar & Almonds

Servings: 6-8<p>Ingredients<p>For the Dressing<p>1 cup mayonnaise, best quality such as Hellmann's or Duke's<br>• 2 tablespoons cider vinegar<br>• 3 tablespoons honey or …

Green Apple and Macadamia Quinoa

This dish tastes like health and summer. It can be eaten as a side dish or on its own.<p>1 cup uncooked quinoa<br>• 1/2 cup macadamia nuts<br>• 1 small garlic …

Strawberry Caprese Salad • The Bojon Gourmet

My dad was a foodie long before the word even existed. He always loved cooking new things – risotto, fresh pasta, pizza from scratch, smoked turkey …

roasted cauliflower caprese salad - Wholefully

I’m kinda obsessed with cauliflower recently.<p>For some reason, white vegetables get such a bad rap. I’m not sure when that started but I’m not a big …

Creamy Vegan Fingerling Potato Salad Recipe

Fingerling potatoes in a sweet-tart vinaigrette made extra-creamy with the addition of potato cooking liquid and mashed yukon golds. Creamy, delicious, and 100% vegan.<p><b>Read more: How to Make Vegan Creamy Fingerling Potato Salad</b><p>Ingredients1 1/2 pounds fingerling potatoes (such as La Ratte or Russian …

Recipe: Sweet Corn and Tomato Salad

Bring a large pot of water to boil over medium-high heat. Add the corn and boil for 5 minutes. Drain and let cool.<p>Meanwhile, chop the tomatoes in …

Zucchini Carpaccio Salad with Parmesan, Basil, and Walnuts Recipe

Raw zucchini is beautiful and tasty when sliced carpaccio-thin and topped with olive oil, fresh lemon, Parmesan, walnuts and basil leaves. Try it as a starter, side dish, or even as a light lunch.<p><b>Read more: Zucchini Carpaccio Salad with Parmesan, Basil, and Walnuts</b><p>Ingredients1 pound zucchini (about …

Cook the Book: Crab Salad with Lime and Avocado

Creamy salads like chicken and tuna are pretty common summer lunchtime fare, but there's something about crab salad that feels like a special occasion. A little pricier than chicken and the chicken of the sea, crab is sweetly delicate, the sort of nuanced flavor that begs not to be overpowered.<p>This</b> …

Marinated Mozzarella, Cherry Tomato, and Basil Salad Recipe

Fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, and basil are a classic combination, but sometimes the dish can be very bland. Here, cherry-sized mozzarella balls (<i>ciliegine</i>) are marinated in extra virgin olive oil, fresh basil, salt and pepper, and then tossed with sweet cherry tomatoes and golden balsamic vinegar. …

The Ultimate Greek Salad Recipe

Just like a Caprese salad, a good Greek salad must be made only at the height of summer, when tomatoes are at their peak. To those tomatoes are added crisp and refreshing cucumbers, briny black olives, and just a bit of onion, here quickly pickled to tame its pungency and add pops of acidity to …

Carrot and Chickpea Salad With Fried Almonds Recipe

This Middle Eastern-style salad is adapted from Chef Charles Kelsey of Cutty's in Brookline, MA (originally published in Food and Wine, May 2010). Carrots and chickpeas are tossed in a lemon vinaigrette flavored with cilantro, smoked paprika, and cumin—an unusual but delicious combination. For a …

Dinner Tonight: Shrimp Sandwich + Green Peach Salad

This menu is simple and refreshing. Early summer peaches, not yet the ripe ones we'll get later, are perfect for this salad -- and the smoky, smooth shrimp salad sandwich is so much better than the sum of its parts. Eat this outside -- maybe with a sparkling beverage in your hands -- and enjoy your …

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Cucumber Salad with Grapes and Almonds Recipe

Good morning summer and hello cucumbers! What’s your favorite cucumber? Lemon cucumber? English? Armenian? How about pickling?<p>For many years I’ve …

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Plum Avocado Summer Salad

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Warm endive, ramp, and oyster mushroom salad

• 4 ounces ramps<br>• 4 ounces oyster mushrooms<br>• 4 ounces endive leaves<br>• 2 ounces thinly sliced vidalia onion<br>• 1 tablespoon grated ginger<br>• splash of olive oil<br>• squeeze of Meyer lemon<br>• pinch of Maldon salt flakes<br>• light drizzle of white truffle oil<p>Cut the bulb of washed ramps into half inch pieces. Cut the greens into …

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Shades of Green Chopped Salad

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Cherry Tomato, Green Bean, and Wax Bean Salad with Herbed Bread Crumbs from 'Kitchen Garden Cookbook'

Fresh tomato salads are, in my opinion, one of the greatest joys of summer. They're even better when you can use tomatoes you've picked yourself. In her new <i>Kitchen Garden Cookbook</i>, <b>Jeanne Kelley</b> pairs this garden staple with snappy green beans and pale yellow wax beans for a crunchy, colorful twist. …