Have you ever heard of goat cheese mousse? I was one that had never heard of it or tasted it until I visited the farmers’ market in Durham, NC. While shopping this lovely market, I purchased a jar of goat cheese mousse topped with blueberry jam. I wasn’t sure what it was, but with the […]
I was headed out for a very busy day last week and wanted to prepare dinner prior to leaving the house. I had fresh green beans and decided to whip up a cold green bean salad. With what was in my pantry and refrigerator, I assembled the following salad. It was just great with the […]
I am a fan of goat cheese and use it every chance I get on salads, pizzas, main dishes and appetizers. This appetizer is a real winner! Warm goat cheese topped with vegetables and served on plain water crackers. Get the cocktails ready – it is time to party!
When I walked into the grocery store this morning, I immediately saw the fruits that are bold in color and look beautiful after a long winter. I picked up these jumbo raspberries and decided to add them to a salad. This is a simple salad made with romaine, raspberries and chopped pecans. I used white balsamic raspberry blush […]
I was in the produce department and picked up a few Bosc pears, baby spinach, and goat cheese. I then thought I would create a roasted pear salad. I have baked pears previously, however this time I thought a salad with a warm pear would be delicious. I am writing this the morning after I served […]
I am sure everyone is thinking the same thing – let’s start the New Year with a healthy twist. This salad is one that you can serve with grilled meats, soup, or make this salad a main dish and add grilled chicken or pork. The key is the wonderful dressing made with pure maple syrup. […]