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Summer Fruit Salad

INGREDIENTS 3/4 cup fresh orange juice 1/2 cup fresh pineapple juice 2 cups cubed fresh pineapple 2 cups sliced strawberries 3 large ripe bananas, sliced 2 cups seedless grapes (red or green) 2 cups red currants (if in season – if not, substitute blueberries) 4 kiwis, peeled and sliced 3 apples, sliced 3 tangerines, broken into ...

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Warm Oil and Vinegar Potato Salad (so yummy)

Forget reaching for the same old mayonnaise-covered spuds and shake things up with this oil and vinegar potato salad. INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 lbs potatoes (red-skinned or Yukon gold) 1/2 medium red onion, chopped (about ½ cup) 2 Tbsp chopped fresh cilantro or parsley, plus more for garnish 1/2 tsp granulated sugar 2 Tbsp Dijon mustard 1/4 ...

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The BEST Three Bean Salad Recipe!

INGREDIENTS 2 cups green beans, or a combination of green and wax beans, ends trimmed and cut into thirds 1 15.5-oz can red kidney beans, drained 1 15.5-oz can garbanzo beans, drained 1 medium red onion, chopped (about ½ cup) 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup red wine vinegar 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/2 tsp salt ...

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Spinach and Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta Salad

INGREDIENTS 1 lb pasta* 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil 4 Tbsp balsamic vinegar 1 Tbsp fresh chopped basil 1 tsp fresh chopped oregano 1 tsp fresh chopped parsley 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp ground black pepper 5 oz fresh baby spinach 1 7-oz jar sun-dried tomatoes in oil, drained and sliced 1/3 lb crumbled feta cheese (about 3/4 cup) 1/2 cup pitted ...

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