Farro Salad with Tahini Vinaigrette

Choosing to make Farro Salad with Tahini Vinaigrette for the alphabet F,  was the easiest for me yet in this series. I love the texture of the farro and have been waiting a long time to use it in a dish

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Esquites | Creamy Mexican Street Corn Salad

When thinking of alphabet E, the choices were many. I had plans to make Empanada, but that is already made and blogged about. Then I wanted to make something with Ellu (sesame), but had better plans for its usage. That

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Carrot Bell Pepper Kosumalli / Salad

Having a vegetable garden in the backyard opens up imagination for every individual and I am no exception. Me and my husband have a great passion for growing our own produce. Mother nature is so amazing to us that there

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French Green Lentil Salad with Balsamic Vinegar Dressing

French Green Lentil Salad with Balsamic Vinegar dressing – A flavorful meal on its own! This week is super exciting as I got to work with three ingredients that were mailed to me by Varada; a fellow blogger who blogs

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Kachumber – Simple Mixed Vegetable Salad

The name Kachumber was enough to draw attention. I have eaten this salad many times in Indian restaurants but have never known by its name. There have been very few times when I was able to eat this fresh in

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Warm Black Bean Salad – Mexican Black Bean Salad

Mexican dinners are very often made in my house and I love to include beans whenever I am making it. Usually for quick fixes on week nights, I just open a can of refried beans, heat it up and use

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Black-Eyed Peas Salad – Black-Eyed Beans Salad

Until about a year or so ago, I have never cooked with black-eyed beans much. Lately I have been making so many different dishes with it and it has become one of our favorite beans. Few things that I really

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Pasta Salad with Sun Dried Tomatoes

Pasta Salad with Sun Dried Tomatoes – A salad that can be a meal by itself.  Pasta and vegetables marinating in a tangy dressing and is best when served chilled.    I always wonder how people just salad as their

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Bulgur Salad – A recipe from North Africa

For the third and last day of my African cuisine series, I made this simple yet very flavorful salad made with Bulgur and few vegetables. Doing series like these gives me a chance to do lot of research and the

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