Salads 7 results
  • Celery salad with soft boiled eggs

    Celery salad is a raw vegetable salad. Here we use young leave celery with thin stems and plenty of leaves so we use the whole plant. It is a pretty crunchy and sharp tasting salad, but balanced by the feta and the soft boiled eggs. The art of ...
  • Banana blossom salad

    Banana blossom salad is using the flower of the banana tree and is popular in whole of South and South East Asia from South India to Indonesia. Funny enough, I have never come across this salad in South China, despite its many banana trees.  Each ...
  • Tabbouleh, middle eastern parsley and herb salad

    Tabbouleh is a common green parsley salad widely available in the Middle East. The origin is thought to be in Lebanon and Syria, but the Palestinian cuisine has widely adopted it. It is the parsley, the lemon juice and the subtle ground seeds that ...
  • Green mango salad – a Vietnam favorite

    Green mango salad is a favorite in South East Asia. Different regions have their own versions.  It comes together rather quickly and requires a minimum use (if any) of the stove. It is fresh, uncooked vegetables with fresh lime juice and savory ...
  • Shrimp in cocktail sauce

    Serve this shrimp in cocktail sauce on a halve avocado, on rocket salad or on toast. Delicious!  And making it a day in advance will reward you with an optimum taste.  The art of making shrimp in cocktail sauce The most important for this dish ...
  • Guacamole with a Dutch streak

    This hearty guacamole works great with toast or serves as a dip for corn chips. It is a pretty rich appetizer: avocado contains around 20% vegetable oil and the cheese also contributes fat.   Origin of avocado The avocado has its origin in ...
  • Rocket salad with portobello mushrooms and toasted walnuts

    Rocket salad (Rucula in Europe) origins from Italy. But people in the entire Mediterranean region eat this. For this salad we use briefly toasted walnuts and pan fried sliced Portobello's. And serve with a honey/mustard vinaigrette. Rocket ...