Tagged with Arugula

A Favorite Summer Salad

A Favorite Summer Salad

Hi all! I hope you are having a wonderful summer wherever you are. Doesn’t it seem like the season is evaporating so quickly? This summer, I found a favorite salad combination: arugula, cherry tomatoes, feta cheese, walnut, peaches/apples/nectarines (pick one or use all of them), with fresh squeezed orange and lemon juice- based dressing mixed … Continue reading

Sandwich Enthusiasm

Sandwich Enthusiasm

My Corned Beef Sandwich with Baby Arugula, Horseradish, and Spicy Mustard I discovered my sandwich enthusiasm at Piatto Pronto deli a while back. I used to frequent this deli (on Clark and Olive) a lot when I lived in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood. The shop made me fall in love with hot sandwiches and paninis. I … Continue reading

Arugula, Radicchio, and Heart of Palm

Arugula, Radicchio, and Heart of Palm

In my previous articles, I raved about chef Anne Burrell’s braised short ribs and celery root and potato puree. Another great side the chef did to accompany her amazingly delicious short ribs was Roasted Acorn Squash and Portobello Mushroom Salad with Radicchio, Apples and Pumpkin Seeds. What a great combination! Unfortunately I simply did not … Continue reading