Bartlett or Anjou pears are used in this salad for their
crisp texture. The nut and cheese combination sets the tone of
the dishwhite Cheddar and pecans is decidedly
Nutty and slightly sweet sherry vinegar is a natural
partner for strawberries. This composed salad makes a cool
kickoff for dinner or a nutrition-packed lunch on its own.
For a satisfying last-minute supper, it's hard to beat a
sweet potato zapped in the microwave. The fragrant filling of
beans and tomatoes adds protein.
Depending on the type of salsa you use, this salad will
vary in heat. To please everyone, make it mild and put a bottle
of your favorite hot sauce on the table.
Five-spice powder is a Chinese seasoning shortcut combining
multiple flavors in one convenient package. Tossed with orange
juice and chicken, it makes a terrific salad with a complex,
layered taste that belies the simple recipe.
Put away any preconceived notions of Grandma's fruit salad.
This unusual combination of tropical fruit in a savory shallot
vinaigrette will have you dreaming of the tropics.
Mound this creamy and satisfying chicken salad on a bed of
salad greens or scoop onto a soft whole-wheat roll.
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