salads and dressings

Avocado Tuna Salad

Ingredients 1 5-ounce can wild-caught tuna ¼ cup apple, diced 1 stalk celery, sliced 3 Tbsp red onion, diced 2 springs green onion, sliced ½ teaspoon sea salt ¼ teaspoon black pepper 1 avocado, mashed Juice of half a lemon   Instructions 1. Combine all the ingredients (except the lemon) in a bowl and mix well, using a fork to ...
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Rainbow Veggie Salad

Ingredients (Salad) 2 cups sweet potatoes, diced 1 Tbsp olive oil, plus sea salt for potatoes 3 cups kale, chopped 1 Tbsp olive oil, plus sea salt for kale 2 cups brussels sprouts, shredded 2 cups red cabbage, shredded ¾ cups cashews 1/3 cup dried tart cherries, no sugar added   Ingredients (Dressing) 2 ½ Tbsp lemon juice 1 teaspoon ...
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Greek Salad

Ingredients 3 quartered tomatoes Fresh oregano 2 Tbsp capers (with 3 Tbsp of the liquid) 1 Tbsp sliced pickled peppers (with 1 Tbsp of the liquid) 3 Tbsp olive oil Salt and pepper Watercress Sliced scallions Pitted Greek olives   Instructions 1. Toss all ingredients together in a large bowl. 2. Serve and enjoy!   Serves 4 Inspired by: Food ...
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Cauliflower Potato Salad

Ingredients 2 heads cauliflower, cut into florets; about 10 cups 2 Tbsp olive oil ½ teaspoon sea salt ¼ teaspoon black pepper 1 ½ cups avocado mayonnaise ¼ cup yellow mustard 1 cup dill pickles, diced 1 cup white onion, minced ½ cup celery, diced 6 large hard-boiled eggs, diced 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar Chives, chopped (for topping)   ...
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Avocado and Grapefruit Salad

Ingredients 1 Tbsp Dijon mustard ¼  cup freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 ½  teaspoons kosher salt ¾ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper ½  cup olive oil 4 ripe Hass avocados 2 large red grapefruits Fresh herbs, optional   Instructions 1. Place the mustard, lemon juice, salt, and pepper in a small bowl. Slowly whisk in the olive oil until the ...
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Leftover Turkey Salad Recipe

Ingredients Salad ingredients 6 cups lettuce leaves of your choice 2 cups leftover roasted turkey, shredded 2 Granny Smith apples, sliced 1 cup toasted walnuts   Roasted pumpkin ingredients 3 cups chopped, raw pumpkin into 1-inch cubes 2 teaspoons curry powder 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon pepper 2 Tbsp. olive oil   Cranberry dressing ingredients 1 cup cranberries, (thawed, if frozen) ...
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Fall Kale and Apple Super Salad

Ingredients 2 cups kale, chopped and massaged 6-8 Brussels sprouts, finely chopped 3-4 broccoli florets, finely chopped ½  cup dried cranberries ¼  cup roasted sunflower seeds, (or pumpkin seeds/pepitas) 1 medium apple 1 slice bacon, cooked and chopped (optional)   Creamy Poppy Seed Dressing: 1 Tbsp. coconut sugar, or honey 1 ½  Tbsp. white vinegar 2 Tbsp. paleo mayonnaise, or Greek yogurt 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1 Tbsp. vegetable or canola oil 1 teaspoon poppy seeds Pinch salt/pepper Instructions To make poppy seed dressing, combine all ingredients ...
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Pumpkin, Feta and Spinach Salad

Ingredients ½ butternut or kent pumpkin, cut into small cubes ¼ cup cubed feta 2 cups fresh spinach leaves 1 Tbsp. whole flax seeds ½  lemon sea salt + black pepper to taste 1 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil 2 soft-boiled eggs (optional) Instructions Preheat oven to 200°C. Place pumpkin on parchment paper-lined baking tray and roast (without oil) for 10-15 ...
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Roasted Cauliflower Salad

Ingredients For the Salad:  1 head of cauliflower  3 Tbsp. avocado oil or olive oil  2 Tbsp. lemon juice  6 cups finely chopped kale  ½  medium red onion  ½  cup toasted pine nuts  ½  cup raisins  Salt and pepper For the Lemon Tahini Vinaigrette:  ¼  cup avocado oil or olive oil  ¼  cup lemon juice  2 Tbsp. tahini  1 Tbsp. red wine vinegar  1 Tbsp. Dijon mustard  Pinch of sea salt   Instructions Preheat the oven to 425 ...
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Chicken, Cheese and Arugula Salad

Ingredients 4 cups arugula 2 celery stalks, trimmed and sliced ½ cucumber, sliced 2 scallions, trimmed and sliced 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh parsley 1 oz. walnut pieces 12 oz. cooked chicken, sliced 4 ½ oz bleu cheese or goat cheese, cubed or crumbled Handful of seedless red grapes, cut in half (optional) Salt and pepper   Dressing: 2 Tbsp. olive ...
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Tomato, Mozzarella & Avocado Salad

Ingredients 2 ripe tomatoes 3 ½ ounces mozzarella cheese 2 avocados Fresh basil leaves, torn into pieces 20 black olives   For the dressing: 1 Tbsp. olive oil 1 ½ Tbsp. white wine vinegar 1 teaspoon coarse grain mustard Sea salt and pepper   Instructions Using a sharp knife, cut the tomatoes into thick wedges and place in a large ...
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