Tag: cucumbers

Salad of the Month: Greek Chickpea

by in Amy's Whole Food Cooking, July 8, 2014

Summer days (and nights) call for refreshing, light meals that require little or no advance planning. Much of the time, a salad of the leafy variety will hit the spot, but it might not be substantial enough to get you through to the next meal. Here, chickpeas replace the lettuce in this Greek salad, transformingRead more

Last Call for Tomatoes and Cukes!

by in Uncategorized, September 14, 2013

Summer may be winding down but there are tomatoes, cucumbers and radishes still ready for harvest. Refreshing, crisp and colorful, this simple salad is the perfect side dish to almost any meal. I swapped the traditional herbs like basil and parsley for anise-flavored tarragon, which lends it to fall flavors and comfort foods as well.Read more

10 Stepped-Up Cucumber Salads

by in Healthy Recipes, August 6, 2013

It’s the time of year when cucumber season is in full swing! There are so many ways to dress up salads made with this cool summer vegetable. Here are delicious ideas to add to your recipe box.