Taboolie – parsley and wheat salad

Ingredients

1 cup burghul wheat (med grind)
3 bunches parsley
1 bunch fresh mint
1 bunch green onion
3 tomatoes
1 cucumber
1/2 cup salad oil
Juice of 3 lemons or to taste
salt to taste

How to prepare

1) in a large bowl rinse and drain burghul wheat twice in cold water
2) chop each vegetable separately to a very fine chop or use a food processor, being careful not to over process, vegetables should retain their identity
3) in a large bowl toss burghul wheat, vegetables, oil, lemon and salt
4) if the salad seems to be a little bland add more salt and lemon

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Roasted potato salad

Ingredients

4 cup quartered, unpeeled small red potatoes
1 cup miracle whip
2 hard-cooked eggs, chopped
4 sl bacon, chopped, crisped and drained
1/4 cup green onions, sliced

1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper

How to prepare

Heat oven to 450. Place potatoes in large baking pan sprayed with non-stick cooking spray. Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until potatoes are tender and golden brown, stirring once. Mix dressing, eggs, bacon, onions, salt and pepper in large bowl. Add potatoes and mix lightly, to minimize breakage. Serve warm or chilled. Yield: 6 servings

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Roman green beans with fontina cheese

Ingredients

1 lb fresh string beans, trimmed
1/2 lb fontina cheese, cut into strips about 3″ by 1/4″
1 clove garlic, minced
1/2 tsp dijon mustard
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/2 cup olive oil

Salt and freshly ground black pepper

How to prepare

Cook the beans in boiling water until crisp-tender, about two minutes. Rinse under cold running water; drain. Combine with the cheese in a large bowl. Mash the garlic with the mustard in a small bowl. Stir in the lemon juice. Slowly whisk in the oil. Pour this dressing over the beans and cheese. Toss well and add salt and pepper to taste. Serve at room temperature or slightly chilled. Yield: four servings.

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Eating Ant Eggs in Thailand. How to Cook Ant Eggs, A Thai Food Recipe. Eating Insects & Bugs

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Thai food recipe: Raw Ant Egg Salad; Koi Khai Mot Dang ก้อยไข่มดแดง. Cooking and eating ant eggs.

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Celery remoulade

Ingredients

1 lb celery root (3 to 3 1/2″ across)
1 1/2 tsp salt
1 1/2 tsp lemon juice
2-3 tbsp chopped fresh parsley, optional
Dressing:
1 1/2 generous tsp dijon-type mustard
3 tbsp boiling water
1/3-1/2 cup olive oil or salad oil
2-3 tbsp red wine vinegar
Salt and pepper

How to prepare

Note:
Celery root can be tough unless very finely shredded, you need a machine to do that For you To prepare the celery root: To prevent the celery from discoloring, work quickly peel the brown outside off the Celery root with a short, stout knife, cut into chunks, and shred in the machine at Once, toss in a bowl with the salt and lemon juice (if you are doing a lot, shred And season in batches in order to prevent it from yellowing ) to make the dressing: Meanwhile, warm other bowl in hot water, dry it add the mustard, and by dribbles Whisk in the boiling water, then the oil, finally dribble and whisk in the vinegar To make a thick, creamy sauce to assemble: taste the celery root if it seems salty, Rinse it in cold water, drain, and dry it fold it into the sauce, and correct Seasoning fold with the optional parsley makes 6 to 8 servings ahead-of-time note: The celery root is ready to serve now, but will be more tender if it steeps in the Refrigerator several hours it will keep several days, covered, in the refrigerator Recipes from the way to cook By julia child.

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String beans & tomatoes provencale

Ingredients

3 tbsp olive oil
5 tbsp cooking oil
1 large onion, chopped
1-1/2 lbs fresh string beans, trimmed
1 cup tomatoes
salt and pepper to taste

How to prepare

In a large skillet, heat the olive oil with 2 tbsp of the cooking oil. Add onion and cook over medium heat until lightly wilted. Add string beans and the remaining oil, cover, and cook at medium heat for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add tomatoes, season with salt and pepper, and continue cooking for another three to five minutes. Check seasoning. Allow to cool and then refrigerate. Yield: four to six servings.

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A Cooking Video: Thai Food

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In this episode, we make a delicious Thai inspired dinner. I will start by showing you a simple marinade for my Thai chicken. It has an incredible flavor, highlighted by fresh cilantro, lime juice and chili peppers.

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Potato and beet salad

Ingredients

1 3/4 lbs red potatoes
2 16-oz cans whole pickled beets, drained (reserve 1/2 cup juice), cut into 1/2″ dice
2 cups finely chopped red onion
2 medium pippin apples, peeled, cut into 1/2″ dice

1 cup drained sliced bread and butter pickles, coarsely chopped
2 tbsp (or more) red wine vinegar
2 tsp sugar
white pepper
drained capers
chopped hard-boiled egg yolks

Chopped fresh parsley
sour cream (optional)
pickled herring (optional)

How to prepare

Cook potatoes in large pot of boiling salted water until tender. Drain and cool. Peel and cut into 1/2″ dice. Place potatoes in large bowl. Add beets, onion, apples and pickles mix reserved beet juice, 2 tbsp vinegar and sugar in a small bowl. Pour over salad. Toss gently. Season to taste with salt and white pepper. Cover and refrigerate at least 3 hours. (can be prepared 1 day ahead; keep refrigerated.) Taste salad, adding more vinegar if tangier flavor is desired. Mound salad on large platter. Garnish top center with capers. Sprinkle chopped egg and parsley in rings around capers. Serve passing sour cream separately if desired. Many scandinavians also add chopped pickled herring to this traditional salad. Serves: 8

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CHINESE NEW YEAR RECIPE ft Levi Roots – SORTED

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To celebrate Chinese New Year and in particular, the Year of the Dragon, we invited the biggest dragon slayer we could find into the SORTED kitchen to cook up a Chinese treat. Levi Roots joins us to cook our sesame prawn toast recipe, which is smothered with prawns and served with a fresh, zingy beansprout salad. This will beat the Chinese takeaway every time! Happy Chinese New Year from everyone at SORTED! Get the recipe at sortedfood.com Find out more about Levi Roots here: reggae-reggae.co.uk Take a sneaky look at our next recipe here http Share your cooking results with us: facebook.com twitter.com

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Cobb salad

Ingredients

1/2 head iceberg lettuce
1/2 bunch watercress
1 bunch curly endive (small bunch)
1/2 head romaine
2 tbsp minced chives
2 medium tomatoes, peeled, seeded & diced

1 whole chicken breast; cooked, boned, skinned & diced
6 slices bacon; cooked, diced
1 avocado; peeled and diced
3 hard-cooked eggs; diced
1/2 cup crumbled roquefort cheese

Special french dressing:

1/4 cup water
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
1/4 tsp sugar
1 1/2 tsp lemon juice
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
1/2 tsp worcestershire sauce
3/4 tsp dry mustard
1/2 garlic clove; minced
1/4 cup olive oil
3/4 cup vegetable oil

How to prepare

Chop lettuce, watercress, endive and romaine in very fine pieces. Mix in 1 large wide bowl or 6 individual wide shallow bowls. Add chives. Arrange tomatoes, chicken, bacon, avocado and eggs in narrow strips or wedges across top of greens. Sprinkle with cheese. Chill.
Meanwhile, to make dressing, combine water, vinegar, sugar, lemon juice, salt, pepper, worcestershire, mustard, garlic and oils. Chill. At serving time, shake dressing well. At table, pour 1/2 cup dressing over salad and toss. Pass remaining dressing at table.
Created by: original hollywood brown derby, hollywood (servings 6)

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