Category Archives: Salads

Miso Pesto Pasta Salad

Pasta salads have their time and place. They flourish when the sun is shining, bathing suits are damp, and friends and family are gathered. Basically, pasta salad is a summer food. Searching for the perfect recipe for your summer gathering? You’ve come to the right place. My Miso Pesto Pasta … Continue reading

The Passoin-ate Cobb Salad

The Passion-ate Cobb is my plant-based version of the famous salad, which traditionally consists of chicken, bacon, Roquefort, avocado, and tomatoes. My salad is quite different but it’s inspired by the cobb’s cheesy, smoky, and creamy flavours using delicious plant-based ingredients. For instance, sunflower seeds roasted with nutritional yeast add … Continue reading

Gingery Rice Noodles and Greens

This recipe for Gingery Rice Noodle and Greens is a bit of a teaser to spring. It’s light and full of refreshing flavours such as leafy greens, cucumber, and mint. I’m currently visiting my in-laws in Florida and later this month travelling to Maui. I guess my excitement to escape … Continue reading

brussels sprouts millet salad

Brussels Sprouts + Millet Salad with Umeboshi Vinaigrette

Looking for a healthy, tasty, and impressive dish to serve friends and family? Or perhaps you’re interested in preparing a salad that will serve as lunch for an entire week. Whatever the occasion, I got your back with this recipe for Brussels Sprouts + Millet Salad with Umeboshi Vinaigrette!

Tomato Salad with Apple Cider Basil Vinaigrette

August is the time to eat tomatoes. Farmer’s markets are bursting with displays of beautiful tomatoes in different shapes, sizes, and colours. They are the jewels of the summer harvest. It’s a pretty exciting time for the tomato lover who waits all year to enjoy a ripe local tomato. The … Continue reading