Salad of Pears & Spiced Nuts in Parmesan Crisp

Salad of Pears & Spiced Nuts in a Parmesan Crisp The spiced nuts make make more than what is needed for this salad because it’s hard to go with less than one egg white.  The extras can be stored in an airtight container for future salads or just general snacking.  The Parmesan crisps can be made earlier in the day … Read More

Sliced Tomatoes with Warm Bacon Dressing

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Sliced Tomatoes with Warm Bacon Dressing The fresh flavor of vine-ripe summer tomatoes needs little embellishment.  This easy dressing adds just enough of an accent without overwhelming that special summer flavor.  A combination of different heirloom tomatoes will make for a brighter and visually vibrant salad.  Slicing tomatoes vertically instead of cross-wise (as most people do), will create more consistent … Read More

Southwest Potato Salad

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Southwest Potato Salad This was inspired by a salad I enjoyed at a barbecue restaurant in Dallas.  I had previously created the dressing recipe as a dipping sauce for fritters and always thought it would be a delicious dressing for other salads.  I’ve combined it with the elements I recalled from the potato salad I had enjoyed, and the result … Read More