Salads

pumpkin vinaigrette
Salads

Easy Pumpkin Vinaigrette

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Homemade pumpkin salad dressing (pumpkin vinaigrette) is so simple to make that you might never to buy store bought salad dressing again.    This flavourful pumpkin vinagrette has a lovely texture thanks to a good dollop of pumpkin puree. Every Thanksgiving Sunday at our big family gathering we have an […]

 
Sweet pepper black bean salsa
Appetizers, Salads, Vegan

Sweet Pepper Black Bean Salsa

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Sweet Pepper Black Bean Salsa is great eaten like a dip with tortilla chips or added to quesadillas, tacos and fajitas. The bright flavours of lime & cilantro give this salsa a delicious lift.     Some of the best recipes come with names… This is actually “Astrid’s Black Bean Salsa”, […]

 
Salads, Vegan

Creamy Apple Vinaigrette

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Creamy apple vinaigrette is a thick and tangy salad dressing that’s versatile and vegan. Years ago my mom and dad lived in a house that had a one-storey family room off to one side, and overlooking the roof of that room was a bedroom window. Very early one spring morning, […]