Orzo Greek Salad

orzo pasta

As it gets warmer and warmer outside I think everyone’s instinct is to try to eat healthier and lighter meals. Salad is an obvious way to go but sometimes its just a ridiculously un-filling dinner. I am envious of those among us who can feast on leaves and raw veggies at 7pm and feel full… 

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Beet, Goat Cheese and Hazelnut Salad

beetsblog

Beets are one of those vegetables that people seem incredibly reluctant to work with.  Which is really a shame because they are very easy to prepare and absolutely delicious — unbelievable sweet and earthy at the same time.  Last time I was at the farmer’s market I saw some gorgeous golden beets beside the ubiquitous… 

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Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette

spinach salad

After a weekend in Atlanta eating the most obnoxiously unhealthy food (Chick-fil-A, pork belly, apple fritters) and drinking way to much of everything, I’m back in New York and craving… salad? I know—I was pretty surprised too.  I mean… honestly, I’m also craving tonkatsu ramen to counteract some of this rye whisky still lingering in… 

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