Summer Salad

BLT Wedge Salad with Charred Corn

BLT Wedge Salad with Charred Corn | PDXfoodlove

Summer calls for an update to my favorite crispy salad!

Cooked up on July 24, 2018

More like this: dinner | easy | fitness focus | frugal | garden | healthy eating | lunch | make ahead | summer | under 1 hour

Summer Stone Fruit & Basil Quinoa Salad

Summer Stone Fruit & Basil Quinoa Salad

The summer salad you’ve been dreaming of.

Cooked up on July 12, 2018

More like this: dinner | easy | fitness focus | fun | gluten free | healthy eating | make ahead | salad

Simplest Tomato & Burrata Salad

Tomato, Peach & Burrata Salad | PDXfoodlove

Tomatoes and burrata…. what more do we need in life? Maybe some rose.

Cooked up on August 31, 2016

More like this: dinner | garden | healthy eating | meatless | salad | six ingredients or less | summer | under 1 hour | vegetarian

Cold Charred Corn & Sesame Ramen Salad

Charred Corn Cold Ramen Salad | PDXfoodlove

Guys… it’s hot. I do NOT want to turn on the oven this week. I’m glad it’s finally here – come on tomatoes!! – but it definitely changes how we go about making dinner. Lordy, we have had a lot of green salads this week. But we have also really been getting into the cold […]

Cooked up on July 28, 2016

More like this: dinner | fun | garden | healthy eating | meatless | salad

Tomato, Cherry and Goat Cheese Salad

Tomato Cherry Salad with Goat Cheese | PDXfoodlove

Can we all just agree that tomato season is the best season?

Cooked up on July 12, 2016

More like this: appetizer | date night | dinner | garden | gluten free | healthy eating | lunch | meatless | oregon | under 1 hour

Warm Chickpea, Barley, Green Bean and Feta Salad

Chickpea, Barley & Feta Salad | PDXfoodlove

Hello from Seattle! Yes, I’m here traveling for work. But yesterday Dave and I took the day off and just wandered the city together. We came up Sunday night for the Timbers v. Sounders game, which was a ton of fun even though the score didn’t go our way. Then on Monday, we spent a […]

Cooked up on July 15, 2014

More like this: dinner | fitness focus | healthy eating | lunch | meatless | salad | spring | summer | under 1 hour | vegetarian

Grilled Apricot and Burrata Salad

I love the Farmers Market so much. Today I went in thinking it was probably too early for anything but strawberries. Boy was I wrong. I came home with half a flat of strawberries, six apricots and a pound of cherries (among other things). But!! Cherries! It’s only the beginning of June. It kind of […]

Simple Tomato Chickpea Salad

Chickpea and Tomato Salad

Ah, the dregs of summer. I spend all year dreaming about July, but when it gets here somehow I’m always surprised by just how hot it gets (and no one in Oregon has a/c because it’s hot for just two months of the year). This weekend I was looking for ways to not use the […]

Cool Watermelon Salad for a Hot Summer

When Dave and I landed in Chicago two Thursdays ago, we had no sooner gotten to the house than Dave’s parents arrived home with bags and bags of fresh and beautiful produce to make dinner with tonight. We had cedar-grilled salmon, roasted vegetable gazpacho (a recipe for another post) and this refreshing watermelon salad. We […]

Cooked up on August 24, 2011

More like this: dinner | garden | lunch | snack | summer | Uncategorized