Home / Recipes / Soup, Salad, & Sandwiches (page 3)

Soup, Salad, & Sandwiches

bacon sandwich on white bread

Bacon Sandwiches

My family’s Christmas morning tradition has always been bacon sandwiches.  We’d come down the stairs, see the gifts that Santa had left under the tree, and be fed a bacon sandwich. To me, a bacon sandwich is the best when ...

Read More »
Leek and Potato Soup

Leek and Potato Soup

Leek and Potato Soup is an amazingly easy soup to make. In fact, it’s a standard dish for new culinary students to learn. One great thing about this recipe is that it’s made with only a few ingredients, so the flavours ...

Read More »
Pear and Ham Grilled Cheese

Grilled Cheese with Pear and Ham

This recipe for Grilled Cheese with Pear and Ham makes for a great lunch for kids – they just love the creaminess of the cheese, sweetness of the pear, and the crunch of the toast.  Yet it’s rich and decadent enough that ...

Read More »
Broccoli soup with no cream

Broccoli Soup

I love this recipe for its healthful benefits. It’s a creamy soup with absolutely no cream added and uses an entire head of broccoli. The soup is finished with lemon juice to add zip and the Parmesan gives it an added layer ...

Read More »
Basic Lemon Vinaigrette

Lemon Vinaigrette

This lemon vinaigrette is perfect to dress a simple green salad or even grilled vegetables.  It would also be an excellent addition to a couscous or grain salad.  The great thing about this lemon vinaigrette is that you probably have ...

Read More »
Greek salad with quinoa

Arugula Greek Salad with Quinoa

This Arugula Greek Salad with Quinoa is a new take on a traditional Greek salad. It makes for a great lunch or a light dinner and pairs perfectly with souvlaki or grilled fish. Arugula is hearty so this salad can ...

Read More »
Easy Jicama Salad

Jicama, Black Bean, and Tomato Salad

The refreshing taste of jicama and its crisp texture add the perfect contrast to the black beans and sweet tomatoes in this salad. A neat element of this recipe is that the jicama is shredded! This salad is an ideal accompaniment to taco ...

Read More »
Avocado Vinagrette

Zesty Avocado Salad Dressing

This rich and creamy Zesty Avocado Salad Dressing is a healthier option than a mayonnaise based dressing; and a little goes a long way! It tastes great tossed with iceberg lettuce, grated carrot, diced cheese, cucumber, and tomato.  Or, try this zesty ...

Read More »
Cucumber Cheddar Sandwich

Cucumber Cheddar Sandwiches

Cucumber cheddar sandwiches have always been one of those sandwiches we consider “dainty tea sandwiches.”  But they don’t have to be! First, pick a soft grainy bread. Then, layer it with creamy mayo, thick slices of sharp Cheddar cheese, and ...

Read More »