Salads

Egg tartare salad

Egg tartare salad

This is about as far removed from ordinary egg mayonnaise as you can get. It’s crunchy, spicy, tangy, sharp and vinegary – all of the things that are missing from the egg mayo you knew and (thought) you loved. Try this…
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BBQ chicken salad

BBQ Chicken Salad

You know what I did the other day? I jumped on the scales….. This isn’t something I do often, I’m not one of those kind of girls. I like my food too much to start messing around with calories and portion…
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Bacon and egg potato salad

This was good! Not just good, but goooood! Admittedly, your average potato salad doesn’t tend to set your world on fire. They are often just a kind of gloopy, mayonnaise carb-fest that doesn’t really have much taste at all. Fortunately,…
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Summer couscous with falafel

Falafal and summer cous cous salad

This is a gorgeous light and healthy meal, perfect for a light dinner on a summer evening or a delicious take-to-work or picnic lunch. It’s packed full of big flavours and just shouts out summer. I used shop bought falafels…
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Thai chopped chicken salad

Thai chopped salad

This absolutely gorgeous salad is taken from the Pinch of Yum website. The flavours are really punchy and explode, gloriously in your mouth. This salad is lovely and filling on it’s own but equally yummy as a sandwich or wrap filling….
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Logic defying fruity chicken salad

Fruity chicken salad

Let it be said that this salad is weird. Good weird, but weird none the less. The recipe was heavily inspired by a recipe on the Pinch of Yum website (you can see the original recipe here) but I’ve adapted it quite…
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Chorizo, spinach and baby new potato salad with maple dressing

Chorizo potato salad

Maybe it’s just me, but when visualising a salad, I classify it into one out of two categories. The first category is the ‘serious salad’. Now, don’t get me wrong, there’s nothing wrong with this kind of salad. If you…
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