Posts Tagged ‘spinach’

Recipe: Pea, Mint & Goats Cheese Salad

I’m trying to make the most of the gorgeous fresh summer produce while it’s still around and this salad is a prime example of that. It uses not one but three different kinds of peas and the dressing, whilst being simple, still manages pack a delicious flavour punch. It’s the ideal summer salad for a BBQ! So here goes, my pea, mint & goats cheese salad!

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Recipe: Eggplant Chickpea Salad

I’ve been cooking a lot with eggplant this summer, putting it in curries, grilling it for sandwiches, you name it! I thought it was about time I put some in a salad too, and that’s where this baby came from – an eggplant chickpea salad!

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Recipe: Strawberry Spinach Salad

At this time of year I really like easy, lazy dinners like grilled haloumi or veggie burger patties served with delicious side salads. I’ve always been a fan of the ol’ potato salad (because, well potato!) but this strawberry spinach salad is one of my new favourites. It’s fresh, summery and delicious and is super easy to scale up if you have a crowd to feed!

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Recipe: Roast Chickpea & Sweet Potato Salad

Given my love of hearty salads it’s probably no surprise that when it comes to family gatherings I am generally given the task of bringing along a salad or two. With Christmas fast approaching I thought it was about time I started playing with some options to make this year and so far this roast chickpea & sweet potato salad is sitting in first place.

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Recipe: Pearl Couscous with Roast Tomato, Feta & Spinach

Pearl couscous is one of those ingredients I don’t cook with anywhere near enough, so when I was trying to come up with a salad as part of lunch for Mother’s Day I knew it was time to pull it out of the pantry again. It’s such a great base for a salad, and holds up well for leftovers too (if it lasts that long!).

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