Summer Recipes Index

A Summer Salad for Meat Lovers (it has something to do with bacon)

BLT Salad with Bacon Ends and Avocado A big refreshing bowl of salad is a great … Continue reading

Hot and Sweet Pepper Crostini

Late summer reaps brimming bushels of peppers in a kaleidoscope of color and shapes. I shop … Continue reading

5 Salads for your Memorial Day Grill Menu

It’s Memorial Day weekend, which not only is the gate to summer, but an excuse to … Continue reading

Tomato Bruschetta

Posted by Lynda Balslev When I make tomato bruschetta, my family always says, “Summer food!” And so it … Continue reading

Sizzling Fourth of July Grill Menu

We are wilting under the shroud of a spectacular heat wave here in the Bay area. … Continue reading

Shrimp and Rice Noodle Salad with Peanut Lime Sauce

~ Shrimp and Rice Noodle Salad with Peanut Lime Sauce ~ Consider this a deconstructed spring … Continue reading

Farmer’s Market Provençal Salmon Couscous

~ Salmon, Cherry Tomatoes, Eggplant, Peppers, Leek, Couscous ~ It’s Provençal vegetable season. Peppers, eggplants, squash … Continue reading

Scandinavian Potato Salad

I call this a Scandinavian Potato Salad, because I discovered this fresh and light-handed potato salad … Continue reading

Cooking for your Health: Mango Smoothie with Chili and Lime

Mango Smoothie with Chili, Lime and Ginger In this month’s installment of Cooking for your Health, it’s … Continue reading

Linguine with Cherry Tomatoes and Breadcrumb Gremolata

~ Linguine, Cherry Tomatoes, Breadcrumb Gremolata ~ The end of summer signifies many things: Labor Day … Continue reading