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Category: Salads

Morning Glory Salad

Morning Glory Salad

As the server walks away, they hold their breath…entrees artistically plated with fresh morsels, combined into an intoxicating experience for the senses. Fork lifted to mouth. Eyes roll heavenward, a satisfied smile appears…success. For Sarah Wallbank and Takashi Ohya, the creative couple ‘behind the counter’ at Riso in […]

Sweet Beet Citrus Salad

Sweet Beet Citrus Salad

After interviewing Sarah Wallbank at Riso, we were chatting outside about sharing a recipe, it was a beautiful sunny day just hinting of spring’s arrival. So we both thought…salad. This is what she sent me and it is a delightful burst of fresh flavours! “I’m […]

‘Pear’-fect Potato Salad

‘Pear’-fect Potato Salad

Next to sunshine on the beach, the most wonderful part about summer is SALAD! It is so easy to create a simple meal that features a few fresh flavours  with minimal fuss.  On my last trip to Coombs, my nearby foodie inspiration spot, I found […]

DILL-iscious Broccoli Salad

DILL-iscious Broccoli Salad

‘Fess up! I know I am NOT alone here…who else breaks out into a cold sweat when deciding what to bring to a potluck these days? It used to be easy…make your standard dip, grab a bag of chips and off we go! No sweat. […]