Keyword: arugula

triple a summer salad
Italian Cuisine, Lunch & Dinner, Salad Dressings, Salads, Vegetables

Triple A Summer Salad with Ditalini

Triple A Summer Salad combines a lot of my favorite ingredients, but especially the “A”s: arugula, asparagus and artichoke hearts. The asparagus is sautéed to al dente, with a soft outer bite but still slightly crunchy insides. I add the artichoke hearts cold from the refrigerator. The arugula (along with the rest of the salad) […]

Easter, Fewer Than 6 Ingredients, Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, Salads, Vegetables

Pear Pecan Arugula Salad

Pear pecan arugula salad is one of my favorites for the holidays. It can be made with any greens and topped with any dressing, but I prefer arugula or romaine lettuce when I make it. You can also make it with a mix of arugula and romaine, rather than choosing one or the other. I […]

Game Day, Lunch & Dinner, Sandwiches

White Bean Veggie Sandwich

You can make the filling for this white bean veggie sandwich a day or two ahead and pop it into the refrigerator. The white bean filling also makes a nice dip for veggies or chips. These sandwiches are great for taking along on picnics or outings. One thing I recommend is to use a good […]

artichoke basil toasts
Appetizers, Dips and Salsas, Easter, Mother's Day, Sandwiches, Vegetables

Artichoke Basil Toasts & Dip

I love this versatile artichoke basil toasts recipe! You can use it as a tasty dip with chips, as open-faced sandwiches for lunch or dinner, or for sandwich triangles at a tea or brunch. And it’s delicious every time. When using as a meal, I serve this as an open-faced sandwich on two slices of […]

cucumber asparagus salad
Gluten Free, Lunch & Dinner, Salads, Vegetables

Cucumber Asparagus Salad with Vinaigrette

Cucumber asparagus salad was a big hit at my house! The flavor combinations of the vegetables blend perfectly with the delightful vinaigrette. This salad is quick and easy to assemble and every part of it can be made ahead and assembled on site if you have company coming or need to take a dish to […]

grape avocado arugula salad
Easter, Fruit, Lunch & Dinner, Salad Dressings, Salads, Summer Holidays, Vegetables

Grape Avocado Arugula Salad & Vinaigrette

I love this grape avocado arugula salad for its flavor combinations, with sweet grapes, red onions and smooth avocados. You can serve this lively salad with the vinaigrette on the side or toss it into the salad. If you serve it on the side, your salad leftovers will stay crispier after being refrigerated. Before making […]