Salads

Santa Fe Salad With Cabbage and Jalapeño Ranch Dressing

Santa Fe Salad With Cabbage and Jalapeño Ranch Dressing

This Santa Fe Salad begins with tender juicy chicken breasts and fresh corn on the cob grilled over charcoal. The base of this salad is raw green cabbage diced like confetti, which gives this salad crunch like no other! The crunchy diced cabbage, smoky grilled […]

Grilled Steak Caesar Salad

Grilled Steak Caesar Salad

Grilled steak and grilled romaine lettuce combine with the classic bold flavor of Caesar salad to make this Grilled Steak Caesar Salad the main course! Yes, I said grilled romaine lettuce. Surprisingly, romaine lettuce grills beautifully, softening slightly with lightly charred tips. The lettuce caramelizes […]

Easy Summer Fruit Salad

Easy Summer Fruit Salad

Craving something sweet? This easy summer fruit salad is a great way to enjoy a delicious and healthy snack. Not to mention there’s nothing better than a bowl full of vibrant juicy summer fruit on a hot summer day.  This easy summer fruit salad was […]

Easy Avocado Tuna Salad

Easy Avocado Tuna Salad

Disclosure: This Avocado Tuna Salad post is sponsored by Tonnino Tuna and contains affiliate links. I was provided with FREE samples of Tonnino Tuna that are mentioned in this post. By making this post I will be entered into a recipe contest sponsored by Tonnino […]

Roasted Butternut Squash Kale Salad {A Meatless Monday Recipe

Roasted Butternut Squash Kale Salad {A Meatless Monday Recipe

I love a good winter salad and this butternut squash kale salad is my new favorite! This healthy vegetarian salad is made with tender kale tossed with savory roasted butternut squash, crispy seasoned chickpeas with a hint of spice and tangy dried cherries, drizzled with […]

Classic Wedge Salad With Blue Cheese Dressing

Classic Wedge Salad With Blue Cheese Dressing

I still remember the first time we ever had a classic wedge salad with blue cheese dressing. In some ways it seems like a lifetime ago… One weekend when David and I were living in Louisa, Virginia, (long before The Mountain Kitchen existed) David and […]

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

I cannot believe I am sharing a recipe for homemade blue cheese dressing, but today I am. I have had a very strange relationship with Blue Cheese over the years. It wasn’t exactly love at first bite. It’s hard to go middle of the road […]

Really Easy Homemade Croutons

Really Easy Homemade Croutons

Homemade croutons are so freakin’ easy to make! I’m not sure why, but until recently I never really took the time to learn the art of making my own croutons at home. A fresh batch of homemade croutons are not only really easy to make, […]