Couscous Salads

Couscous Salad with Feta and Asparagus 2 cups couscous 8 oz. grape tomatoes, halved 6 oz. crumbled feta cheese 1 bunch fresh asparagus 3 Tbsp. balsamic vinegar 2 Tbsp. olive oil Salt and pepper to taste Trim the asparagus and cut into 2-inch pieces. Cook couscous according to package directions and set aside to cool. […]

Italian Peas, Broccoli Rabe Sauté, Steamed Radishes & Greens and Beans 

   Italian Peas  1 10 oz. package frozen peas, thawed ¼ cup minced onion  2 Tbsp. melted butter or margarine ½ cup chicken broth  1/8 teas. pepper ¼ cup diced prosciutto  Note:  3 pounds of fresh peas, shelled may be used in place of the thawed frozen peas.  In a large skillet over medium heat sauté the onion in […]

Hot Chicken Salad, Chicken Broccoli Casserole & Chicken Reuben Casserole 

Hot Chicken Salad  1 cup diced cooked chicken  1 cup cooked rice*  ½ cup slivered almonds  2 teas. diced onion  ½ cup water chestnuts  ½ cup sliced ripe olives  1 can condensed cream of chicken soup  ½ cup mayonnaise  3 teas. lemon juice  Salt and pepper to taste  Crushed potato chips  Preheat oven to 350 […]

Lettuce Salads

Lettuce Salad 1 head iceberg lettuce 1 small onion, diced 2 ½ Tbsp sugar 2 Tbsp vinegar ½ cup mayonnaise 1 teas mustard 1 hard boiled egg, sliced, optional salt & pepper to taste Core the lettuce, wash and pat dry and then tear the lettuce into pieces. Add the diced onion to the lettuce […]

Zucchini Recipes 

Sautéed Zucchini  2 lb. zucchini 2 Tbsp olive oil  ¼ cup fresh parsley, diced 1 clove garlic, diced  1 small onion, diced ½ teas dried oregano  1 teas grated Parmesan cheese salt and pepper to taste  Wash the zucchini, remove the ends and slice the zucchini into ½ inch slices. Heat olive oil in skillet over […]

Fruit Salads 

Ambrosia  1 15 oz can pineapple chunks 2 large oranges, peeled  2 apples 2 medium bananas  1 cup chopped walnuts ¼ cup 10X sugar  1 cup flaked coconut 3 Tbsp orange juice  maraschino cherries, optional  Peel and slice the banana.  Peel, core and slice the apple.  Cut the oranges crosswise into slices.  Remove any seeds.  […]

Salsa Recipes 

Salsa   3 cups fresh tomatoes, chopped ½ cup green pepper, chopped  1 cup onion, diced ¼ cup fresh cilantro, minced  2 Tbsp lime juicesalt & pepper to taste  Place all the ingredients in a bowl and stir until well mixed.  Cover and chill before serving.  Pineapple Salsa  2 teas olive oil ½ cup onion, chopped  […]

Bean Salad Recipes 

Three Bean Salad  1 15 oz can green beans 1 15 oz can red kidney beans  1 15 oz can yellow wax beans 1 medium onion, diced  1 cup diced celery ½ cup white vinegar  ½ cup vegetable oil 3/4 cup sugar  Salt and pepper to taste  Rinse and drain the green beans, yellow wax beans and kidney beans.  […]