Category Archives: Salad

That’s not how you make Bhel Puri

Ate a delicious salad for lunch at work where everyone had brought something to share. ‘It is Mumbai-style street food’ explained its cook. When I bought the ingredients from our Indian grocer, it seemed everyone had a tip to share

That’s not how you make Bhel Puri

Ate a delicious salad for lunch at work where everyone had brought something to share. ‘It is Mumbai-style street food’ explained its cook. When I bought the ingredients from our Indian grocer, it seemed everyone had a tip to share

Glass Noodle Salad

Last of the holiday slaw ingredients went into Vietnamese noodle salad. Sad to be thinking that the vacation is over so soon, but pleased that the fresh herbs, spinach and other supplies aren’t going to waste.

Glass Noodle Salad

Last of the holiday slaw ingredients went into Vietnamese noodle salad. Sad to be thinking that the vacation is over so soon, but pleased that the fresh herbs, spinach and other supplies aren’t going to waste.

Farro Salad

Alongside the purple cauliflower at the market was a bunch of brilliantly coloured spinach which made its way into our farro salad we had with dinner. Chopped it finely and added it to the pot of simmering grains so as

Farro Salad

Alongside the purple cauliflower at the market was a bunch of brilliantly coloured spinach which made its way into our farro salad we had with dinner. Chopped it finely and added it to the pot of simmering grains so as

Holiday Slaw

Borrowed the idea of an oriental salad and chopped up a batch of slaw to serve alongside fish cakes and also pan-fried teriyaki chicken. Passed vinegar and oil separately rather than dressing the salad so that leftovers remain crunchy for

Holiday Slaw

Borrowed the idea of an oriental salad and chopped up a batch of slaw to serve alongside fish cakes and also pan-fried teriyaki chicken. Passed vinegar and oil separately rather than dressing the salad so that leftovers remain crunchy for

Pearl Barley & Lentil Salad

A variation of the grain salad for work lunch theme: borrowing ingredients from pearl barley tabbouleh and Cypriot grain salad. Dice a small red onion and steep in the juice of a lemon in the bottom of a large serving bowl while you toast

Pearl Barley & Lentil Salad

A variation of the grain salad for work lunch theme: borrowing ingredients from pearl barley tabbouleh and Cypriot grain salad. Dice a small red onion and steep in the juice of a lemon in the bottom of a large serving bowl while you toast

Pearl Barley Salad

Often make a version of a grain salad to brown-bag for work; the ingredients vary depending on what is hiding in the cupboard. In this case, the salad started off a little like pearl barley tabbouleh but finished more like

Pearl Barley Salad

Often make a version of a grain salad to brown-bag for work; the ingredients vary depending on what is hiding in the cupboard. In this case, the salad started off a little like pearl barley tabbouleh but finished more like

Pea Buckwheat and Mint Salad

Ode to a salad consumed at Peppermint Bay: Prepare 1 cup of buckwheat following directions on the packet. Drain and cool. Grate a zucchini, sprinkle with salt and drain for about half an hour. Rinse, drain, and squeeze dry in

Pea Buckwheat and Mint Salad

Ode to a salad consumed at Peppermint Bay: Prepare 1 cup of buckwheat following directions on the packet. Drain and cool. Grate a zucchini, sprinkle with salt and drain for about half an hour. Rinse, drain, and squeeze dry in