Beets!

First fresh beet salad of the season coming! Gently wilt beet greens. Slice fresh beet into matchsticks and top with fresh onion greens, toasted walnuts and a bit of goat cheese. Dress with mustard dressing … I made mine with pickled beet juice and artichoke jar leftovers plus some mustard … a little wild, but…

Salad Dressings with Lemon Balm

These two dressings use lemon balm, a strong citrus-scented member of the mint family. Light and Bright Lemon Balm Dressing Ingredients: 1 cup olive oil 1/2 cup raw apple cider vinegar 1 cup fresh lemon balm, minced 4 tablespoons fresh parsley, minced 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon freshly ground pepper nasturtiums for garnish Combine all ingredients. Cover…

Zesty Herb Dressing

1 T vegetable oil 2 T raw apple cider vinegar 1/3 orange, cranberry or grapefruit juice ½ t oregano* ½ basil* ¼ t black pepper ¼ t salt * These amounts are for dried herbs. For fresh herbs use three times the amount. Try different combinations of fresh herbs. Mint is a good addition especially with…