Salads

Four Ingredient Mustard Vinaigrette

Classic Mustard Vinaigrette

July 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

Salad days are here and thank the Gods, because it’s time to shed the pounds of the pandemic! Back to healthy, back to light and back to FRESH with this easy, four ingredient Classic Mustard...

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It’s hard to do salad in the winter. Cold weather spikes our desire for comfort food and fatty meats.  Call me crazy, but I don’t come in from shoveling a foot of fresh snow and...

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Summer Salami Tomato Salad

September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Loads of ripe tomatoes, a punchy vinaigrette, salami, red onion, black olives and fresh basil makes for a tasty Salami Tomato Salad. Summer cooking for hungry carnivores! Actual conversation in our kitchen on a hot...

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Spring Strawberry Mango Avocado Salad

May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Take full advantage of fresh strawberries while they’re in season with this Strawberry Mango Avocado Salad.  The buttery texture of avocado, sweet, sharp mango and red, ripe strawberries tossed with a light, fresh citrus vinaigrette...

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Honey Lime Vinaigrette – Summer Fresh

May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sweet and sour, tangy and tart. A fresh blast of citrus to make your seasonal salads sing. Honey Lime Vinaigrette tossed with your favorite fruit, accented with greens and nuts and paired with your favorite...

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Light & Lively Moroccan Chickpea Salad

February 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Lean, clean and packed with plant protein. That’s how I would describe this light and lively Moroccan Chickpea Salad.  It doubles as a salad, or side but can just as easily be tossed into a...

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Sweet & Sour Slaw with Honey Vinaigrette

August 4, 2015 | 4 Comments

This summer’s theme on Food Gypsy is light, tasty dishes that go just as easily from the kitchen to the cottage, on a picnic or into the backyard.  Tart and tangy with a hint of...

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Wax Bean Salad in Bacon Vinaigrette

August 3, 2015 | 5 Comments

A late summer salad that makes a great side or a light meal, Wax Bean Salad in Bacon Vinaigrette is served warm, wafting with the intoxicating aroma of bacon. Fresh beans are beginning to flood...

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Crispy Asian Noodle Salad

July 28, 2015 | 9 Comments

Beat the heat with something cold, crunchy and satisfying.  Whip up a big bowl of Crispy Asian Noodle Salad, toss a little protein at the grill and that, my friends, is dinner. A touch of...

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Tomato Salad with Mustard Vinaigrette

July 13, 2015 | 5 Comments

This is an everyday salad at Chez Gypsy. A staple of French country cooking, Tomato Salad with Mustard Vinaigrette is the perfect cold side on a hot summer day. Cooking on long, hot days of summer. Ripe...

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Kale Caesar Salad – Hail Kale!

April 30, 2015 | 1 Comments

As days lengthen thoughts turn to all things green.  Swap out your romain for a deeper shade of green and you’ve got the hip new Caesar everyone’s talking about, Kale Caesar Salad.  All Hail Kale!...

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Warm flavour for cold, wet days.  Roasted Pumpkin Apple & Onion on Mixed Kale, part of our Simple Sides series.  Thank God for simple, what would we do without simple in the kitchen? After a...

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