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Potluck Pleaser: Balsamic Tomato-Feta Slices

Potluck Pleaser: Balsamic Tomato-Feta Slices

Casseroles, coleslaws, brimming bowls of sherbet punch—the potluck table will be full of tasty homemade creations, but none will be as elegant or eye catching as yours when you make these tomato-feta slices. As a finger-food appetizer or fancy side d ...
Baked Chicken with Figs & Honey

Baked Chicken with Figs & Honey

You’ve probably eaten them dried, or maybe even candied. But fresh is the best way to enjoy figs, a slightly sweet and juicy fruit with a light, summery taste somewhat like peaches and strawberries combined. Here they’re paired with honey and a splas ...
Balsamic Cucumber Salad

Balsamic Cucumber Salad

Rather than tossing into a  salad, let cucumbers stand solo with this refreshing, zesty side dish that takes just minutes to make. Light, cool and crisp, cukes are known for their high water content, but they’re also a great source of vitamin C ...
Citrus-Herb Balsamic Dressing

Citrus-Herb Balsamic Dressing

Got five minutes? That’s more than enough time to shake up some homemade salad dressing that will leave you longing for leafy greens! A good bottle of balsamic vinegar, some herbs and fresh-squeezed lemon and lime juice are all you need to crea ...
Light & Creamy Red Potato Salad

Light & Creamy Red Potato Salad

Russets versus reds: what’s the difference? Starchier and thicker skinned, russet potatoes work well in baked, mashed or fried dishes. New reds, on the other hand, have less starch and paper-thin skin””making them perfect for boiling, ste ...
Sweet Pea & Salmon Pasta Salad

Sweet Pea & Salmon Pasta Salad

Need more omega-3s? Salmon is a tasty way to get them, especially when it’s tossed with tender pasta shells, sweet green peas and a zesty balsamic-Dijon dressing! Use sustainably-caught, Alaskan canned salmon for rich flavor and easy prep. Once ...
Mixed Greens & Pumpkin Seed Salad

Mixed Greens & Pumpkin Seed Salad

Why throw together another ordinary lettuce-and-tomato side salad when you can make a meal-worthy, mixed-greens masterpiece? Fresh baby spinach leaves, kale, avocado and artichoke hearts are just a few of the plant powerhouses tucked into this bowl. ...