Category Archives: salads

How to Stretch a Salad

To make eating our veggies a lot more interesting (both for me and Abe) I’ve been getting takeout from Lemonade. 6 salad scoops = roughly $12 – they’ve got some new seasonal flavors, including Quinoa Cauliflower Tabouli, Jicama with Thai Peanut Vinaigrette, Parsnip “Waldorf” and Swiss Salad with Celery Root/Carrot/Beets. This multi-pack, bulked up with spinach/tomatoes at home, lasts roughly

Quick Quinoa Salad

I made a giant batch of quinoa the other day… …and used 2 cups of it to make this delicious salad in under a minute – steamed broccoli/carrots, leftover salad dressing (from Greenleaf Gourmet Chophouse takeout) and Coconut Bacon. Served over Baby Spinach – this has pretty much been my lunch all week. I froze the rest of the batch –

Sycamore on a Sunday

I rarely go to Sycamore Kitchen on the weekend, but we were hungry after the John Malkovich Exhibit up the street, and braved the lines for lunch. Could Abe’s Fried Egg Tartine (Spinach, Arugula Pesto, Tomato, Avocado Hummus) be any more photogenic?!? My Mediterranean Chicken Salad (dates, hazelnuts, radicchio, kale, red wine vinaigrette) wasn’t as sultry… …but she still was