Category Archives: Salad

Lois’ Five(!) Bean Salad

Yeh. You can keep your three bean salad, because our cousin, Lois, hass set me up with this pretty nifty five bean version, and I, for one, am not goin’ back! Also, what could be better for a summer cookout … Continue reading

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Better Pasta Salad Hack! Plus Chopped Salad!

Who doesn’t love a nice chopped salad? Lettuces (Green Leaf and Romaine in this case), assorted veggies – I went with radishes and Blanched Asparagus and shredded cabbage and carrots and celery – and then, of course, meat(s) and cheese … Continue reading

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Korean Potato Salad

What makes this “Korean” potato salad? Well… we were having dinner at a Korean restaurant in MKE, and they had potato salad on their menu. Never being able to pass up trying a potato salad (in search of “The One”), … Continue reading

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Jardinière Salad

Let us talk salad. Pasta salad. Macaroni and cheese pasta salad. Yeppers; a humble blue box of Kraft Dinner, a dab o’ mayonnaise, a bit of Catalina salad dressing, and some freshly chopped veggies all come together unexpectedly well in … Continue reading

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Antipasto Salad With Beans and Asparagus

Not all salads have to have lettuce – I mean, think about coleslaw! This salad idea, originally from the very nice folk at foodnetwork, proves that and then goes a step or five beyond, by allowing me to substitute blanched … Continue reading

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Pandemic Potato Salad

No, you are not gonna get sick from eating this riff on German potato salad; the pandemic part comes from they type of potatoes I used. Canned potatoes. Canned sliced potatoes at that. I figured if I was gonna be … Continue reading

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Chick Pea Antipasto Salad

I came across the original version of this recipe on a facebook page I quite like: Recipe Clippings. They post old recipes they have come across in newspapers, pamphlets, magazine ads, and the like. At first, this was a layered … Continue reading

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Broccoli and Ramen Salad

There are a lot of “Asian” ramen salads out there, and most of them are wicked tasty. But… Many of them are loaded with salt. Or sugar. Or both (!) That’s what makes this version stand out; less sugar, lower … Continue reading

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Waldorf Cabbage Salad

I came across a vintage recipe for Waldorf Salad made with cabbage (!) and the publisher’s own jarred coleslaw dressing. Hmmm. I loved the concept – except for the jarred dressing bit. My mom’s Waldorf salads were made with apples … Continue reading

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Hungarian Coleslaw

So. Before all the yelling starts… No. I do not know if this is an “authentic” Hungarian recipe. The recipe came from a vintage site that dated from 1971 – so – more than likely not a true take on … Continue reading

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