Tag Archives: avocado

Latin American and Caribbean Salsas

cucumber mango salsaMy father was a culinary adventurer, a seeker after foreign delicacies and exotic flavors. He was passionate about world cuisines and brought them home for the family to try. I remember the first time he brought home a jar of pickled hot peppers from a Hungarian deli.… Read more

The Heavenly Cashew Almond Butter Sandwich

Maranatha almond butterI said “are you kidding?” as I looked at the ingredients of the sandwich my friend said I should try. She turned to me and said “Just order it. You have to try one before making up your mind”. I muttered something about the crazy things friends expect you to do and ordered.… Read more

Chicken Salad with Olives and Citrus Balsamic Dressing

I made my favorite Chicken Salad for lunch today. The market had beautiful organic romaine lettuces yesterday, so I picked one up along with a lemon, an orange and some Kalamata olives. This is a satisfying, whole meal salad with a flavorful, citrusy dressing.… Read more