Marinated Beet and Spinach Salad with Avocado, Feta, Walnuts and Grilled Chicken

Marinated Beet and Spinach Salad with Feta, Avocado & Walnuts

This is the take of one dressing used three different times to create this salad.   Basic Mustard and Sherry Vinaigrette 1/2 cup Olive Oil 1/3 cup Sherry Vinegar 1/4 … Continue Reading →


Eggy and Avocado Open Faced Sandwich with a Spinach and Kale Salad with Parmesan and Dijon Vinaigrette

Basic Dijon Vinaigrette and Eggy and Avocado Open Faced Sandwich…

How to make a basic Dijon Vinaigrette and putting something on the table in 15 minutes when cooking is the last thing you want to do. Continue Reading →


Green Bean Salad

Green Bean and Feta Salad with Herb Vinaigrette

Last week I served up some killer pasta with buttered tomato sauce.  It was creamy, fruity and fantastic.  Because the butter added such a richness to the sauce, the pasta … Continue Reading →


Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Apple Cider Vinaigrette - Newman Family Dinners

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Apple Cider and Maple Vinaigrette

I recently had an epiphany.  My friend gave me a recipe to roast brussel sprouts and then top with a Apple Cider and Brown Sugar Reduction Sauce and I said … Continue Reading →