Tag: orange

Orange White Bean Salad Recipe

This low fat salad recipe is very good because all the ingredients are fresh.  It’s a very mild salad that’s packed with all the nutritional winners, fiber, protein, vitamins.  Toss in a little cooked quinoa or whole wheat orzo pasta and you’ve got lunch. HERE’S ALL IT TAKES 1 (15-ounce) can cooked Great Northern Beans or […]

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Apple, Orange and Sweet Potato Salad

I KNOW this salad sounds funky.  When you read through the ingredients list, your natural reaction will be to  pass on this recipe.  You’re going to think, “Jill’s gone off her rocker.  There’s no way my family is going to eat this.”  I had the VERY SAME THOUGHTS.  When I took the extra salad over […]

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Carrot and Orange Salad

HERE’S ALL IT TAKES Serve 4 friends 1 pound carrots 2 large oranges 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 tablespoons lemon juice pinch of sugar (optional) 2 tablespoons chopped pistachio nuts salt and ground black pepper Peel the carrots and grate them into a large bowl.  Peel the oranges with a sharp knife and cut into […]

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Simple Homemade Sangria

This simple homemade sangria recipe ROCKS!!!  Of all the sangria recipes I have tasted, this one is the BEST.  I believe the choice of red wine had a lot to do with it.  Since we are all different in our preferences to tastes, let me just say, use a sweet red that you enjoy already.  […]

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