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Salmon Salad

Not all Salads are for dieters. Here is a favourite of mine that's delicious, healthy and filling! Along with my special sesame seed dressing it's also different. Take a salmon steak, sprinkle with sea salt and grill under a medium flame. If desired, squeeze half a lemon over the fish just before it's cooked. (more…)


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Vegetable basket

Which vegetables are in season?

You can put pretty much any vegetable in a salad, so it's nice to try using vegetables which are in season. It can be quite hard to know which vegetable is 'in season' in the UK because so much food is imported. Look at prices! If they're on offer you can be sure they're in season and will taste so much better too! Here is a little guide to help you: (more…)


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Salmon salads

Love salmon? Love salad? (more…)


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More leftover BBQ salad

Using leftover veggies from the BBQ for a salad, is a tasty fabulous meal. (more…)


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Beetroot and olive salad

Beetroot is a very underestimated vegetable. It's deep red colour oozes vitamins and minerals, and whether you like yours' pickled or not, it's low in calories. (more…)


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Beetroot and pine nut salad

Layer green leaves, cucumber slices, cherry tomatoes. Sprinkle over sliced mushrooms and thinly sliced radishes. Add chopped beetroot, grated cheese, pine nuts and sunflower seeds . Top with cranberries and dressing. (more…)


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Avocado salads- nutritious and delicious

There's a bit of a debate about avocados- are they healthy or are they not? well whether they are or not, doesn't detract from the fact that they are great in salads. Here's a great selection of ideas for you to try- (more…)


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Leftover rice salad

Everyone has leftovers, whether it be BBQ'd meat, veggies, last nights stir fry- or Sundays take away. Sometimes you don't want to just re-eat them, so what else can you do? (more…)


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Leftover BBQ salad

Place your BBQ meat (chicken, steak, lamb, sausage or burger), in the center of the plate and place around it- (more…)


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