Category Archives: Soups and Salads

1890 SALAD (AKA. FILET MIGNON SALAD)

I had this salad years ago in San Francisco and never forgot how good it was. I’ve recreated this recipe from memory and it was just as good as I remembered. INGREDIENTS: 2 (6 or 8 oz.) filet mignon 1 … Continue reading

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LENTIL SOUP-ITALIAN STYLE

I have always loved a warm, nurishing bowl of lentil soup. With fall in the air, it was time to fix this delicious dish and share it with my family. Rich in flavor and so healthy for you. I hope … Continue reading

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PASTA e FAGIOLI SOUP

This is one of those meals that’s both hearty and nutritious.  If you love to cook, as I do, you’ll enjoy making this for your family.  It’s definitely a full meal and will feed a lot of people.  Serve it … Continue reading

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CHINESE CHICKEN SALAD

4 T soy sauce (divided) 3 tsp. toasted sesame oil (divided 1 tsp. & 2 tsp.) 1 lb. skinless, boneless chicken breasts 1/2 head napa cabbage, thinly shredded (about 6 cups) 1/4 head red cabbage, shredded (about 2 cups) 1 … Continue reading

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LIMEY CRAB SALAD WITH TOMATOES AND AVOCADO

Ingredients:  (serves 6) 6 T fresh squeeze lime juice 4 T extra virgin olive oil 3 T vegetable oil 1 1/2 T very finely chopped jalapeno 1 1/2 T chopped cilantro (fresh), plus some extra for garnish T honey 1 … Continue reading

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