Salads

Pear-Gorgonzola Salad

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Sat, 03/08/2008 - 15:27.
Pear-Gorgonzola Salad

Ingredients for 3:

3 large reaped, but not mild yet, pears
0.5 lb crumbled cheese
0.5 lb salad mix greens, on your taste
0.5 lemon
4 tbsp vinegar-olive oil-spices mix

Method:

Remove seeds end ends of peers, and slice the pears into thin cuts, then sprinkle with lemon juice.

Sprinkle salad greens with vinegar-olive oil-spices mix, stir well.

Green Valley Salad

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Sat, 03/01/2008 - 10:20.
Ingredients:

1 lb young green cabbage
1 English cucumber
3 stalks green onions
Dill and parsley on taste
Dressing:
Balsamic vinegar
Olive oil
Salt on taste

Method:

Cut cabbage into angel hairstyle cuts.
Cut cucumber into thin short slices (or grate it).
Cut green onions, dill, and parsley into small cuts.
Blend vinegar, oil, and salt together.

Sunny Salad

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Sat, 02/23/2008 - 09:11.
Ingredients:

6 medium oranges
4 medium carrots
0.5 cup raisins
4 tsp sesame seeds
1 lb green or Savoy cabbage

Method:

Cut the carrots into thin slices.
Peel oranges, and grate 4 of them. Remove seeds.
Mix carrots and oranges.
Grate the cabbage (or slice it into very thin strips kind of like ”angel hairs”).
Mix cabbage and raisins, and place them in a deep salad bowl.
Add the carrots-oranges mix to the cabbage, and stir well.

Apple-Cabbage Salad

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Sat, 02/02/2008 - 10:33.
Ingredients:

2 cups cabbage
1 medium carrot
1/2 chopped green pepper
1 apple
5 tablespoons lowfat yogurt
1 tablespoon lowfat mayonnaise
1 teaspoon lemon juice
1/4 teaspoon dill weed
Salt and pepper on taste

Method:

Cut the cabbage into fine shreds, until you have 2 cups of cabbage.
Peel and grate the carrot with a grater.
Cut half a green pepper into small pieces.
Peel and grate the apple with a grater.
Put the cabbage, carrot, green pepper, and apple in a large salad bowl, and mix well.
Put the yogurt, mayonnaise, lemon juice, and dill weed in a small bowl or in blender. Blend together to make a dressing.

Pour the dressing over the salad, sprinkle with salt and pepper, and mix well.
Serve immediately.

Green Cabbage-Calamari Salad

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Sat, 01/26/2008 - 11:10.
Ingredients:

1/3 lb green cabbage, grated or cut into Angel-Hair style
0.75 lb boiled squid (calamari)
3 tbsp grated carrots
3 tbsp green onion cuts
4 tbsp Mayonnaise

Method:

Soften cabbage with 1/3 tsp salt, until a juice come out.
Cut calamari into julienne-style cuts, mix all ingredients, and serve.

Chicken-Mushroom-Cheese Salad

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Sat, 01/05/2008 - 09:35.
Ingredients for 5:

1/2 lb boiled with salt and greens chicken meat
1/4 lb brined, pickled, or salted mushrooms
1/2 lb grated cheese
1/4 lb canned green peas
1/2 cup sour cream
Horseradish, salt, pepper, greens and spices on taste

Method:

Cut chicken meat and mushrooms into small cubes. Mix sour cream with horseradish and spices.
Mix all ingredients, place in a salad bowl, and decorate with greens.

Salad-Cocktail with Calamari

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Sat, 12/22/2007 - 23:09.
Ingredients:

1 lb boiled calamari
2 medium onions
2 tbsp vegetable oil
1 green apple
2 medium salted (or brined) cucumbers
2 medium boiled carrots
4 hardboiled eggs
1 cup Light Mayonnaise mixed with pressed garlic
1 bunch Italian Parsley
Green and black olives and lemon for decoration

Method:

Cut calamari and onions into julienne cuts.
Peel and grate vegetables, separately.
Stir-fry grated onions for 2 minutes with vegetable oil.
Grate eggs and apple separately.
Place a layer of fried onion on a large flat dish, sprinkle with Mayo – garlic mix, and place a layer of calamari over it.
Than, do the same with the cucumber, eggs, carrots, and apple layers (sprinkle with Mayo-garlic mix, and place a calamari layer over it).
Cover the top with the Mayo-garlic mix, and place into a refrigerator.
To serve, decorate with parsley greens and slices of green and black olives and lemon.

Classic Calamari Salad

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Sat, 12/22/2007 - 22:46.
Ingredients:

1 lb calamari steaks
1 hardboiled egg
2/4 lb potatoes
0.5 lb carrots
1 cup boiled (or canned) green peas
1 medium brined (or fresh) cucumber
1 green apple
0.5 cup sour cream (or Mayo)
Salt, pepper, dill on taste

Method:

Bring water to boil, add 1 tsp salt, and boil the calamari steaks for 3 minutes, then place them in cold water for 1 minute, and de-skin.
Boil potatoes and carrots to readiness, then cool, peel, and cut into small cubes.
Cut the calamari steaks, cucumber, and peeled apple into small cubes.
Mix all ingredients well, and decorate with greens.

Salad Vitamin

Submitted by Nobility_Cuisine on Sat, 12/08/2007 - 09:21.
Ingredients for 4:

5 carrots
0.5 lb green cabbage
3 garlic cloves
Grated cheese
Dressing (plain yogurt, or kefir, or sour cream, or mayonnaise, or their mix)
Pomegranate seeds on taste

Method:

Grate washed vegetables, put them in a salad bowl, add grated cheese, dressing and pomegranate seeds, mix well, and serve.

Sprats Salad – Cocktail

Submitted by Russian_Cuisine on Sat, 10/20/2007 - 10:33.
Ingredients:

1 can sprats
1 small lemon
3 medium boiled potatoes
2 hardboiled eggs
¼ lb grated cheese
Mayonnaise on taste

Method:

Cut sprats into small pieces using a fork, place in a salad bowl.
Cut lemon into small, thin parts, and place them over the sprats’ layer.
Cover with a very thin mayonnaise layer.
Peel potatoes, and grate them, then place them over the Mayo.
Cover the potatoes with a very thin layer of mayonnaise.
Cover with grated eggs and grated cheese layers, cover with a mayo layer.
Let sit for 20 minutes at room temperature, and serve.

Note:

You can change the respective proportions of the ingredients on your taste.
You can add onions on your taste/