Wednesday, 5 December 2012

Recipe: My Favorite Salad



Hey Dolls, today I wanna share my all time favorite salad recipe with ya'll. This colorful salad goes sexy with Beef Stroganoff or Grilled Steak.  My tummy is growling furiously now just thinking about them.  So, throw your aprons on and let's get busy!
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Cook time : 0 min
Prep time : 10 mins
Yield : Serves 2

Ingredients
  • A handful of Romaine (chopped)
  • A handful of Radicchio (chopped)
  • Lemon cress
  • 10 Cherry tomatoes (halved)
  • 1 medium Red onion (thinly sliced)
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • Salt & Pepper
Directions

  1. Using a spatula, gently stir the chopped romaine and radicchio with lemon cress and thinly sliced onion in a big bowl.
  2. Add halved cherry tomatoes and toss with balsamic vinegar and olive oil, salt and pepper to your taste.
So simple, so yummeh!

What's your favorite salad?  Tell me in the comment section below.

LOVE




    92 comments:

    1. Will try this soon! I love salads! :) Just avoiding them now as Im pregnant and raw veggies are a no-no :)

      new follower!
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      Shari

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      1. Awww thanks hun and congrats! you gonna be a momma soon. xoxo

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    2. This sounds amazing. My oldest son and I are the only two that will eat salad and he only likes Italian dressing, which this can pass for!

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    3. Sounds pretty tasty to me!!

      I'm having a blog hop right now and you should come get in on some of that love. ;-)
      -Jamie
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    4. That sounds like it has lots of flavour!

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    5. Thanks for visiting my blog! Just followed you back!
      -Kelly
      http://www.blartblog.com

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    6. Linking up from "Share the Love Blog Hop" and following.Hope you'll check out my blog too and follow if you like! Nice to meet you dear!! xoxoxo Coco

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      1. Thanks Coco! I'll definitely check out your blog & follow.xoxo

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    7. I LOVE that this recipe is healthy and still looks sooo scrumptious!!
      And how adorable is your blog? WIN WIN I'd say ;)

      Thanks so much for checking out my page, I'm now following you too! Yay!
      XOX
      Angela
      http://fashionablecents.blogspot.com

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    8. New follower; giving you a follow back! What do I do first... make your scrumptious salad or click to find out your secret for making gel eyeliner?? GREAT BLOG!!! So excited to go through your posts! xoxo jules

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      1. Thanks Babe! Glad that you like my salad. Hmmmm...do it both...make the salad and check out the secret...Lol....xoxo

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    9. This looks delicious! My current fav is Greek salad! Thanks for stopping by and following I'm following back now!

      Xx kelly

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      1. Oooh, Greek Salad is Yummy too.
        Thanks for following back dear.

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    10. Looks delicious and it's summer here, mostb of the ingredients are growing in the garden now. Newest follower xo

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      1. You bet. Its yummy!
        Thanks Mel for stopping by.

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    11. That looks so good! I am following you back Darlin! :)
      www.lovinglifeinthefablane.blogspot.com

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    12. I eat a lot of salad. Following back from the hop!
      Check out my newest post:)

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      1. Salad is healthy!
        Thanks Judy for following back from the hop.

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    13. Hi thanks for following me now following back.
      Hugs xo

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    14. There is not one day that I don´t eat salad, couldn´t imagine a life without it :-) thanks for the follow on my blog and the compliment hun, your blog is awesome and great content. Just followed back.

      kisses Keke (Pakize)

      http://madamekeke.blogspot.com

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      1. Awww....thanks a lot Babe!
        Thanks for following back.

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    15. This is a lovely & healthy salad...will try soon!

      Have a great day!
      http://foodssrilanka.blogspot.com/

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      1. Oh yes, you should girlfriend!
        Thanks for stopping by.

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    16. Sounds great! I love balsamic anything!

      Returning the follow :)

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      1. Oh yeah... balsamic is awesome!
        Thanks for following bacK!

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    17. Looks great! New follower:)
      Thanks for checking out my blog!
      Brittney

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    18. Sounds really tasty and love how colorful it is. I love salads.

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      1. Uh huh.. this colorful salad always make me feel happy!

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    19. sounds lovely! I love salads too!
      Your newest follower, Zia

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    20. Thanks for following! We are your newest follower. This salad looks sooo good! Looking forward to more posts!
      Colleen at www.sugaraunts.com

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    21. This looks DELICIOUS! you have such a lovely blog!

      http://sarassweetstyle.blogspot.com/

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    22. The salad looks amazing :) Can't wait to try it!
      Thanks for participating in my december giveaway :)
      Your newest follower!

      Jo
      www.newindecember.com

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      1. Thanks Jolene! I want that Awesome giveaway. Gimme that! hehehe....

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    23. Looks great! I'm following you not on gfc! Hope you can take a look at my blog too. - Kat

      www.loveandace.com

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      1. Hey, sure. Will check out your blog.
        Thanks for stopping by my blog doll.

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    24. Hi! It's Vickilicious from http://thegreekhousewife.blogspot.gr/ Thanks for following! I just followed you back and I'm looking forward to reading your blog!

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    25. Love salads!

      Thanks for stopping and following my blog - following you back!

      julee @ diylouisville.blogspot.com

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    26. As my 2-year-old would say, "nummy nums!" I love Panera's Fuji apple chicken salad, & a good wedge salad ;-)

      Thanks for following my blog...I am returning your follow now!
      ~Elisabeth@The Beekeeper's Granddaughter
      www.elisabethferre.com

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      1. Nummy nums? Lol..your daughter so cute.
        Thanks for following back babe!

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    27. yummm! I will try this. look simple enough .
      Would you like to stay connected through GFC and Bloglovin?

      xo Amy,
      http://stylechocolatechip.blogspot.com/

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      1. Yup! Simple & Yummy!
        oh yes. Sure. I'm coming now!

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    28. thanks for the follow. Following back.

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    29. Rena this recipe sounds delicious!!I love salads and I always appreciate a new recipe! xxxx Coco

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      1. It is YummeH! Thanks for stopping by my blog Doll!

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    30. Yum! I love salads; my favorite salad is a chicken and fruit salad, I will have to post that on my blog.

      Thank you for stopping by and following Snack Cups and Smiles. I appreciate it and I am following you back.

      Angie @ http://snackcupsandsmiles.blogspot.com

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      1. Oooh yes please post that on your blog. I like chicken & fruit salad too.
        Thanks for following back!

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    31. Thanks for visiting my blog. I am now following you via GFC, Facebook, Twitter, & Pinterest!

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      1. Thanks Diana!
        I've followed you via GFC, FB, Twitter & Pinterest!

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    32. Salad sounds good right now! :)

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    33. Such a lovely salad! Thank you for visiting my blog, I'm your new follower ;)

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    34. I make an autumn salad with romaine and pears and walnuts with a simple vinaigrette that is awesome. I love the sweet and savory combo!

      Thanks for linking up at the MTMmixer this week! Following now!

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      1. Sounds yummeh...I'll try it out!
        Thanks Janene!

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    35. What a simple awesome salad:) The mix of flavors sound wonderful! Thanks for sharing.
      Have an awesome week.

      Now following via Facebook, googgle +, twitter and GFC:)

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      1. Thanks Evelyn!
        I've followed you via FB, G+,Twitter & GFC too.

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    36. This colorful and fresh salad is always my favorite! Thanks so much for stopping and joining in my blog. Will be back to check your other post...

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    37. That Sounds so yummy, following you back. Rhonda

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    38. Your salad looks wonderful! Thanks for stopping by my place, following you back :)

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    39. Looks Delicious!

      You got a great Blog.


      Maybe you would like to follow each other?
      Just let me know :)

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    40. Hi Rena! Thanks for visiting. You have a beautiful blog here. Now following you! Colorful & healthy salad, looks great!

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    41. There is nothing I love more than a good salad! This one looks terrific. Newest follower. :-)

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    42. Thanks for the salad recipe. I never really know how to make them or what will go well together, so I'm glad to have it! Thanks for linking up with the #MTMmixer :)
      Meredith
      www.themomoftheyear.net

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    43. Hi Hun,
      Are you still interested in Co-Hosting my next Blog Hop with me?
      If you are just send me over an email to northernbeautyblog@gmail.com & i will be in touch nearer the time.

      Thanks
      Xx

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    44. Oh, this salad looks wonderful!

      Thanks for stopping by my blog www.crochethappy.com

      TracyAnn of www.crochethappy.com and http://asktracyann.crochethappy.com

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    45. Sounds good to me. I put all kinds of stuff on my salads, depending on my mood. Eggs, Beans, corn... But, I do like oil and vinegar regardless of my toppings.
      Thanks for linking up to the Nice to Meet You {Blog Hop}

      Brenna
      lifeafterlaundry.com

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