Category Archives: salsa

My Winter Salad

It’s easy to forget about the abundance of seasonal food during the short-days and long-nights of winter. I admit that I’ve become lazy when it comes to fixing meals – especially lunches that I can take to work with me. … Continue reading

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Beet and Mango Black Bean Salad

I was looking for an easy side-dish to make with my dinner tonight that was a bit of a change of pace.  I had some fresh beets in my refrigerator, and while I love steamed beets I wanted something different … Continue reading

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Shrimp with Grilled Corn, Black Bean, and Jicama Salad

I was at a local cooking store a few weeks ago and as I was checking out a small cookbook caught my eye: Skinny Dips, which contains recipes for relatively light dips and salsas.  I bought it and have tried … Continue reading

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Pan-Roasted Mahi-Mahi with Goat Cheese “Tartar Sauce”

Fish makes for a really healthy meal – unless you’re like me and like me and like to drown it with wonderful, creamy tartar sauce.  It took me a while, but I eventually perfected home-made tartar: mayonnaise, finely chopped cornichons, … Continue reading

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Tequila-Lime Shrimp Tacos with Assorted Toppings

Last night I made roasted chicken with tomatillo-poblano sauce again. I wanted to change things up a bit, so I also made mango salsa to go with it. I think both the poblano sauce and the salsa are a little … Continue reading

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Winter Spinach Salad with Turnips, Beets, and Radishes

One of the fun aspects of my CSA Vegetable Box is identifying the various things in it. Included in this week’s box were two bags of greens. One bag I was able to identify as mixed braising greens. I was … Continue reading

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Shrimp with Two Salsas

I’m going out of town again tomorrow, so I wanted to use up some of the produce that I have at home.  Looking through my fridge and cupboards, I found clementines, cilantro, jicama, campari tomatoes, jalapeno’s, onions, and tomatillos. I … Continue reading

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