Category: salad

Broccoli & Strawberry Salad With Sweet Bavarian Mustard Dressing 0

Broccoli & Strawberry Salad With Sweet Bavarian Mustard Dressing

I had never been innovative with salads preferring to stick to the ones I was familiar with. Like a cucumber/tomato/onion combination or cabbage/carrot/spring onions, you know, certainly not varied. It is only after I...

Smoked Pork Sausage Quiche With Braided Edges 0

Smoked Pork Sausage Quiche With Braided Edges

Not a quiche again!! I know. I know! But it’s the first day of March and I wanted to try out something new regarding quiches. I had been reading up on coconut oil crusts...

Yardlong Bean Salad 0

Yardlong Bean Salad

Diwali is just round the corner but before I write about something sweet, here’s a salad made from home-grown beans. These are yardlong beans and available throughout the summer months. Since I don’t have...

Mixed Salad With Sponge Gourd Flowers 0

Mixed Salad With Sponge Gourd Flowers

It was only recently  I learnt that the blooms of the sponge gourd are edible. I do have a fascination for edible blooms but in my part of the world they seem to be...

Pineapple Salad 0

Pineapple Salad

Pineapple salad Between my last post and now, much has happened. I went on a short visit to Delhi in June end. The reason was that my son Nishant will be leaving for Vietnam...

A Salad of Beets, Strawberries & Nasturtiums 0

A Salad of Beets, Strawberries & Nasturtiums

February came and is almost over. And I have not been regular with my posts. But outside much is happening. The air is filled with the faint aroma of mango blossoms. Looks like this...

Winged Bean & Carrot Salad 0

Winged Bean & Carrot Salad

Winged bean & carrot salad Growing winged beans for the first time, I couldn’t wait for my first harvest. And today was the day. There are many blooms on the vine and several tender...

Pomelo Salad 0

Pomelo Salad

Pomelo salad There are certain fruits that will always be associated with one’s childhood. Mulberries in spring, mangoes and jamun in summer, oranges in winter but just when the heat shows some signs of...

Purslane & Corn Salad 0

Purslane & Corn Salad

Purslane/corn salad with cucumber, tomato & onions I’m starting off September’s first post with a simple salad. Just like amaranth, the common purslane/Portulaca oleracea, sprouts amid my potted plants and in the ground each...