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Arugula-Avocado Salad w/ “Out Of This World” Tangy-Sweet Vinaigrette

Food blogger Jennifer Farley has a strong opinion about bottled dressings. “There is absolutely no reason to ever purchase a bottled salad dressing,” she declares. “They’re usually full of weird ingredients that aren’t part of a healthy diet.” Farley notes … Continue reading

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A Salad Bacon Lovers Will Swoon Over + Tips For Making Your Own Salads

Here’s a salad that bacon lovers will swoon over – though you don’t have to love bacon to appreciate this salad. In fact, it’s a potpourri of flavors, in addition to crispy bacon: lettuce, quinoa, fennel, apple, carrot, almonds and … Continue reading

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Flavor = Sesame, Roasted Almond, Avocado & Spinach Salad

We make our own salad dressings rather than go with bottled dressings. We know the ingredients. They’re fresh. And, all modesty aside, we know the main ingredients – including the olive oil – are good quality. As blogger Erin Alderson … Continue reading

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Healthy, Flavorful Recipe: Winter Lettuces With Pomegranate Seeds

My colleagues and I love fresh produce – a natural partner for our oil. We love it so much, in fact, that when one colleague pulled up to the grocery checkout, the checker called him a rabbit for all the … Continue reading

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Winning Salad Recipe: Mixed Greens, Fruit, Pecans w/ Gogonzola Vinaigrette

Maybe it’s Keith Mesch’s chemistry background. Or maybe it’s his well stocked pantry. It’s most likely a combination of the two, and more. Either way, Keith, an organic chemist, was the grand prize winner in our recent salad recipe contest. … Continue reading

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Fresh Creations: A Great Way to Make Use of Summer Squash

If you’re lucky and have zucchini or other summer squash growing in your garden, it’s a good bet you’ll need options for making use of your backyard bounty. And even if you don’t have a vegetable patch, the summer squash … Continue reading

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Fresh Creations: Expert Tips for Making Your Own Salads & Dressings

Salads are a great way to enjoy a good meal without heating up the kitchen, particularly during summer. They’re easy to make. And salads are a great vehicle for letting your creative energies run wild. To help you create your … Continue reading

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