Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumbers and Lime Juice

Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumber and Lime Juice

Lettuce Salad with Beets, Cucumber and Lime Juice

I was looking to make a quick, simple side salad for dinner and didn’t have a large variety of vegetables on hand for once.  I had thawed some roasted beets from last summer’s garden and they would be the star vegetable.  I also had a lime to use.  My simple salad was starting to sound a tiny bit more complicated, and delicious! Continue reading

Roasted Beet, Goat Cheese, Egg and Blueberry Salad

Roasted Beet, Blueberry, Egg and Goat Cheese Salad

Roasted Beet, Blueberry, Egg and Goat Cheese Salad

I’ve been sitting on a little pile of beets from the farmers market.  I wasn’t trying to hatch them, although if that worked and produced another pile of beets I might consider that…  but I digress.  Beets!  I wanted a cold beet salad that was different and this certainly promised to be both different and delicious.  I was off to make a new form of vegetable and fruit deliciousness. Continue reading

Chilled Roasted Beet Salad

Chilled Roasted Beet Salad

Chilled Roasted Beet Salad

It was a long day and we hadn’t planned ahead for dinner.  My P.S. looked into the freezer and decided we should eat the rest of the bag of pizza rolls I’d bought and made when a grandson stayed overnight several weeks ago.  We had leftover baked beans and some cold roasted beets I wanted to make into a salad.  Dinner at the castle would be eclectic! Continue reading