Gluten-Free Salad Recipes

Recipe: Simple Caprese Salad

Recipe: Simple Caprese Salad

Summer salads. Nothing is fresher to me then tossing produce that I have just found at the farmers market into a salad. Through in a bunch of fresh herbs and it tastes like summer to me. You really do not need a lot of ingredients to make a summer salad like this one....

Recipe: Sweet and Spicy Pork Noodle Salad

Recipe: Sweet and Spicy Pork Noodle Salad

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Recipe: Mexican Market Salad

Recipe: Mexican Market Salad

Every weekend I visit my local farmers market. I love seeing the abundance of fresh produce available to us here in Calgary. I do try to buy local seasonal produce but truthfully we have long winters here so buying local is hard to do. That being said when I buy...

Recipe: Cauliflower and Orange Salad with a Lemony Dressing

Recipe: Cauliflower and Orange Salad with a Lemony Dressing

I am sharing a new salad recipe with all so close to Christmas for a couple of reasons. One? I love salads and this salad has a ton of crunch, sweetness and plenty of tang. Second? It’s the holiday season and in between enjoying all the parties, rich appetizers and Christmas baking it is nice […]

Recipe: Jicama, Carrot and Apple Slaw

Recipe: Jicama, Carrot and Apple Slaw

Do you have a spiralizer? You know those kitchen gadgets that slices vegetables into noodles? Well, I have had one for awhile and I highly recommend getting one. Why? There is something about eating vegetables as a noodle shape changes the taste of them-seriously. I was never a big raw zucchini fan but spiralizing into […]

Recipe: Avocado and Grilled Corn Cobb Salad

Recipe: Avocado and Grilled Corn Cobb Salad

Hey everyone! Sorry I have not posted a new recipe since July but I’ve been enjoying our gorgeous summer we have been having in Calgary since I got back from my trip to Toronto. For everyone that has been following me on facebook you are aware that after recovering from a knee injury this winter […]

Recipe: Fresh With Flavour Coleslaw

Recipe: Fresh With Flavour Coleslaw

I am a cabbage fan. I will pretty much eat it anyway it is cooked or not cooked. Everything from creamy coleslaw to simply roasted to cabbage rolls. It is all good to me. I am also a salad fan. I easily eat at least 2 salads a day, sometimes sticking to the same salad […]

Recipe: Watermelon Cucumber and Lime Salad

Recipe: Watermelon Cucumber and Lime Salad

Here is another salad that is super quick and easy and a great addition to barbecue season. It would also be a hit at the next picnic or in jars for lunch on your next hiking trip. The salad is perfect as a side dish but I’ve been adding chopped barbecue chicken to the top […]

Recipe: Creamy Potato Salad

Recipe: Creamy Potato Salad

Are you a potato salad fan? Is potato salad a summer staple for you? I see the question sometimes asking if you are a creamy potato salad person or a vinegar-y/no mayonnaise potato salad person? For me? There really is only one type of potato salad and that is the classic mayonnaise one. Maybe because […]

Recipe: Cantaloupe and Cucumber Salad

Recipe: Cantaloupe and Cucumber Salad

As much as I love to cook and bake I find when the hot temperatures climb here in Calgary all I want is cold dishes. Nothing complicated either. I just want something that is easy to make and tastes great. This new recipe for cantaloupe and cucumber salad does the trick. I almost feel guilty […]

Recipe: Mexican Chicken and Corn Salad

Recipe: Mexican Chicken and Corn Salad

It is grilling season in Calgary right now and I am using every opportunity to use my barbecue. I love that grilling adds an extra flavour to meats but also makes cleaning up my kitchen very easy. No pots to wash at all-I love that! I am always looking for ways to jazz up my […]

Recipe: Gluten Free Muffletta Pasta Salad

Recipe: Gluten Free Muffletta Pasta Salad

This past week I was sent a box of goodies that included gluten free Catelli pasta, a bottle of olive oil and a gift card to purchase extra ingredients. I was not only happy to receive the box but the challenge to come up with a new pasta recipe to share with you. I knew […]

Recipe: Buckwheat Salad (+Safeway Giveaway)

To enter the giveaway click here Buckwheat. The name alone sends gluten free folks like myself running far, far away from. However, guess what? It is gluten free. Buckwheat is an ancient grain primarily found in Eastern Europe but is now found here in health food stores and most grocery stores. It is a great […]

Recipe: Gluten Free Thai Cabbage Salad

Snow. Cold. Winter. Those are normally words said about the weather here in Calgary in February and March, but not this year. We have had a very mild winter and I am very grateful for that. It has allowed me to get outside and walk a lot. In fact I have gotten out for a […]

Recipe: Gluten Free Rice, Lentil and Quinoa Salad

I like salads! In fact I could eat salads almost every meal, well, not for breakfast normally but definitely for lunch and supper. (I even have my 27 favorite salads available in my cookbook.) I really like salads that will last in the refrigerator for a couple of days too and how I normally do […]

Recipe: Gluten Free Quinoa and Dried Fruit Salad

Hey! How has your summer been? It has been a good one for me. I went to Toronto with my daughter, traveled to Fargo to hear my son speak at TEDxYouth and with that the whole family spent time together, spent a long weekend in Aspen learning how to fly fish and just got back […]

Recipe: Gluten-Free Chicken Salad Tomato Bowls

It is April. April means spring? Sunshine? Warming temperatures? Well, in Calgary, April can be almost anything. The temperatures rose enough last week that most of the snow had melted and I was out again enjoying my walks. Then this past weekend the temperature...

Recipe: Gluten-Free Paleo Asian Almond Chicken Salad

This is a guest recipe by Kendra Thornton. You can follow her on Twitter here. My husband and I had a fabulous vacation when we went to the Hawaiian Islands. We stayed at the Halekulani Hotel, amongst some of the top hotels in Honolulu, right in Waikiki. It has...

Recipe: Watermelon Herbed Cheese Salad

I've seen a lot of watermelon salads on blogs this summer. Most are quite simple in their flavors with just watermelon and feta cheese. I wanted to see what kind of watermelon salad I could come up with, and I'm very pleased with myself. I added grilled apricots to...

Recipe: Kale Salad

  Recently I was at Una Pizza here in Calgary and had their Kale Caesar Salad. It was light, crunchy and very tasty. I knew this was a salad I would have to try and recreate. Kale is really lovely in salads because it doesn't wilt like a romaine or butter...

Recipe: Cucumber Herb Salad

Today I'm sharing a very healthy salad with you. Truthfully, salads in general are very healthy but the add salad dressings can cause excess calories and fat. Todays salad is full of vitamins and minerals but is also low in calories and carbs AND you won't miss out on...