Tag: salad

Spicy Asian Slaw Salad

Spicy Asian Slaw Salad

Have you ever heard of cruciferous vegetables? Some vegetables that make up this category include bok choy, cabbage, cauliflower, kale, brussels sprouts and many more! The name cruciferous comes from the latin word, crucifix, because the blossoms of the plants resemble a cross. Interesting fun…

Roasted Romanesco Salad

Roasted Romanesco Salad

Word of warning, Romanesco is probably unlike any other vegetable you’ve ever come across. What is it anyways? Broccoli? Cauliflower? Cabbage? Although it resembles more like a vegetable from another planet, the answer of none of the above! However, it comes from the same Brassica…

Cold Chinese Noodle Salad

Cold Chinese Noodle Salad

People, there is a time and a place for everything. Here at Melissa’s, we believe that we all have a little Iron Chef in us (though whether you choose to let him or her out is another story, huh?). Sometimes you want to impress your…

Ambrosia with Coconut and Toasted Pecans

Ambrosia with Coconut and Toasted Pecans

Let’s talk fruit. Didn’t see that one coming, did you? Mother Nature provides us with so many sweet flavorful gems that can be enjoyed any time of day. These natural wonders come in so many different shapes, sizes, colors and of course, flavors! Dive into…

Golden Beet Salad with Citrus Dressing

Golden Beet Salad with Citrus Dressing

Fact: you can make this golden beet salad in under 20 minutes and it’s guaranteed to taste amazing. People often ask, do golden beets taste the same as red beets? If you don’t like red beets, you should really give golden beets a chance.  They…

Jamaican Jerk Salmon with Cara Cara Orange Salad

Jamaican Jerk Salmon with Cara Cara Orange Salad

If you’re anything like me, when I say there’s nothing like a good, filling salad, you know exactly what I mean! These days, I’m all about healthy meals that are as good for my body as they are delicious. Personally, I love to eat Jamaican…

Citrus Salad Stuffed Avocado Cups

Citrus Salad Stuffed Avocado Cups

There is nothing more delicious than perfect avocados, are we right? And who doesn’t love stuffed things? Once we got it together and stopped drooling started playing around with these delicious vessels, we came up with a great idea for a crowd-pleasing appetizer or an easy,…