Category Archives: Salads and Sandwiches

Arugula: Also Called ‘Salad Rocket’

This green leaf vegetable is similar to spinach as it can be served hot or cold, but it does have a stronger and more peppery taste than spinach. Also, like spinach, it will wilt when cooked and become reduced in … Continue reading

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Salad Greens

There are many green leaves that you can use in a salad to give it a variety of tastes, shapes and colors. When purchasing these greens make sure they look fresh.  All greens should be washed before using and shaken … Continue reading

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Chef Salad

A chef’s salad is a popular luncheon entree and is available in most restaurants. Its popularity stems from the fact that it’s ingredients are foods that most people enjoy eating. Usually it is served in a large bowl filled with … Continue reading

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Patty Melt

A patty melt sandwich is a grill Swiss cheese which is made with rye bread, a Hamburg that has been cooked separately and inserted, and lots of sautéed onions. It can be made more elaborate by adding crisp bacon and … Continue reading

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Club Sandwich

The traditional club sandwich is a toasted three decker combining a sliced turkey ( or ham) and lettuce sandwich with a bacon, tomato and lettuce sandwich. It is usually cut from corner to corner and the wedges are held together … Continue reading

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Sandwiches

Sandwiches have been accepted as a meal since the mid seventeen hundreds. That is when John Montagu the 4th Earl of Sandwich, would ask his man servant to just get him slices of meat between two slices of bread.  This … Continue reading

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Stuffed Tomato Salad

A colorful salad plate is composed of a tomato that is stuffed with any one of a variety of fillings. A large firm tomato should be used for this dish and after six cuts to form a flower, some of … Continue reading

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