Posts Tagged "lettuce"

Stuffed Lettuce

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6 large lettuce leaves                    2 egg yolks 2 cups dry bread crumbs                1 tablespoon chopped parsley 1 cup milk                                        ½ teaspoon salt ½ lb. chopped mushrooms              ½ cup sour cream 4 tablespoons melted butter            ½ cup chicken stock Preheat the oven to 400 degrees and lightly butter a baking dish. Scald the lettuce leaves briefly until they wilt. Soften the bread crumbs in milk and squeeze out the excess milk.  Cook the mushrooms with half of the ...

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Tasty Tangy Slaw

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The tangy dressing in this slaw goes well with meat broiled or BBQ outdoors.  If you are cooking farther from home than your own backyard or patio, try the plastic bag method of “tossing” the slaw.  In one plastic bag or bowl place the cabbage mixture.  In a smaller plastic bag place the dressing.  Right before serving the slaw, pour the dressing into the bag or bowl and gently work it until the salad greens are coated. Combine the following ingredients and mix thoroughly: 1 cup mayonnaise                                       ...

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Salad Nicoise

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3 cups cooked green beans, fresh or frozen 3 or 4 quartered tomatoes Leaf lettuce, torn or cut into pieces 1lb cooked potatoes 1 can tuna, drained ½ cup pitted olives 2 or 3 hard cooked eggs, cold, peeled and quartered 6 to 12 canned anchovy filets, drained (optional) Herbed vinaigrette, about 1 cup For the vinaigrette: 2 tablespoons wine vinegar or lemon juice 1/8 teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon dry mustard 6 tablespoon salad or olive oil Big pinch of black pepper 1 to 2 tablespoons minced herbs, parsley, chives, tarragon, basil or pinch of your favorite dry herbs Whisk the vinegar or lemon juice...

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Mixed Salad Greens with Oil and Vinegar Dressing

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1 cup red wine vinegar                                                  1 tablespoon honey 1 cup olive or canola oil                                                        1 pinch of salt 1 tablespoon spicy mustard                                                1 pinch of pepper 5 Tablespoons tahini (sesame seed paste)               Salad greens Mix all the ingredients, except the greens, together. Toss with the salad greens and serve....

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Chinese Chicken & Noodle Salad

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1 3 oz. package of baked ramen-noodle soup mix            ¼ cup slivered almonds 1 tablespoon sesame seeds                                                              1-2 tablespoons oil 1 pound, skinless chicken breasts                                        3 ¼ inch slices of fresh ginger ½ teaspoon salt                                                           3 tablespoons orange juice 3 tablespoons cider vinegar ...

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