Poppy Seed Fruited Cole Slaw

Ingredients: 1/2 cup orange sections 1 cup red seedless grapes, halved 16 ounces cabbage and carrot coleslaw mix ( the bagged kind) 1/4 cup sugar 1 tablespoon minced onions 3 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 teaspoon poppy seeds 4 teaspoons canola oil 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard 1/4 teaspoon salt Directions: Toss coleslaw, grapes and oranges...

Aunt Irma’s Cool Whip Salad

Ingredients: 1 (8 ounce) containers Cool Whip 1 (14 ounce) cans sweetened condensed milk 1 cup mini marshmallows 1/2 cup coconut (optional) 1 (21 ounce) cans cherry pie filling 1 (20 ounce) cans crushed pineapple, drained 1 cup pecans, chopped Directions: Mix all ingredients,except Cool Whip in order in a large bowl. After all...

Quick and Easy Cracker Salad

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups saltine crackers, crushed1 cup sweet onions, finely chopped1 cup bread and butter pickles, chopped1/3 cup bell peppers, finely chopped1/4 cup pimientos, drained and chopped1 pint Miracle Whip ( not mayonnaise) Directions: Place all first 5 ingredients in a large bowl and mix well.Add the Miracle Whip and still until well...

Avocado With Tofu

Ingredients: 200 g tofu, compressed and cut into chunks1 cup chopped tomatoes ( chunks)1 avocados, cut into chunks1 -2 dried chilies1/4 cup sesame seed oil1/8 cup vinegar1/8 cup sugar1/4 cup soy sauce Directions: Put the first 3 ingredients into a big serving bowl.Mix vinegar, sugar and soy sauce in a measuring cup until the...

Jicama Coleslaw

Ingredients: 3 cups green cabbage, shredded1 1/2 cups jicama, julienned1 1/2 oranges, peeled and segamented1/2 cup red peppers, julienned1/2 cup green peppers, julienned1/4 red onions, sliced in thin rings1/4 cup cilantro1/8 cup salad oil1 tablespoon sugar2 tablespoons rice vinegar1/2 tablespoon sesame oil1 teaspoon soy sauce1/4 teaspoon Dijon mustard1/4 cup peanuts, as garnish Directions: mix...

Waldorf Chicken Salad

Ingredients: 2 -4 cups rotisserie-cooked chicken, shredded1 cup chopped apples ( Fugi or Granny Smith work best)1/2 cup celery, sliced1 cup seedless grapes, halved1/2 cup walnut pieces2 tablespoons mayonnaise1 teaspoon lemon juice1/4 teaspoon salt1/8 teaspoon pepper Directions: Mix all the fruits and vegetables together.Toss lightly with the lemon juice.Stir in walnuts, chicken and mayonnaise.Add...

Sweet Rice Salad

Ingredients: 3 tablespoons apricot jam1 tablespoon water1 tablespoon lemon juice7 tablespoons mayonnaise6 ounces long grain rice ( cooked & rinsed in cold water)1 ounce finely chopped onions2 apples, chopped ( I used Delicious)4 firm tomatoes (cut into 6-8 pieces) or 6 -8 cherry tomatoessaltbell peppers Directions: Melt jam, water, and lemon juice together in...

Baby Kay’s Shrimp Remoulade

Ingredients: 1 tablespoon fresh parsley, chopped1 garlic cloves, fresh, minced1/2 cup mayonnaise1/2 teaspoon horseradish ( or to taste)1/2 teaspoon Tabasco sauce3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice1/2-1 tablespoon creole mustard ( adjust to taste)36 -40 shrimp, fresh cleaned boiled1/2 teaspoon salt ( to taste)1 head romaine lettuce, shredded Directions: Mix all ingredients except shrimp together and...

No-Bread Sandwich (Pret-A-Manger)

Ingredients: 1/2 perfectly ripe avocados, sliced90 g crayfish tails, cooked and peeled1 cup fresh mixed salad greens ( they used a variety of escarole, frisee, rocket and chard, for a good flavour and crunch combination)6 slices cucumbers, thin but not transparentsea saltfresh coarse ground black pepper3 fresh basil leaves3 tablespoons olive oil1 teaspoon balsamic...