Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad

Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad

We’ve had a bumper crop of lettuce this year. First we had the red and green curly heads that I planted from sets. That was followed by the red and green ‘mesclun’ mix that I planted from seed. We’re finishing with the red and green romaine that is slowest to grow and handles the warmer … Continue reading…

Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad; waiting rooms

This is not a proper Caesar Salad. A proper Caesar Salad is made with Romaine lettuce, and dressed with a raw egg, crushed anchovies, olive oil and lots of garlic. And it’s made by mon mari….. This is a very lose take on it, made by me, after the lettuce is gone but the weather … Continue reading…

Eggs: Refrigerate or not? Caesar Salad; Allioli

To refrigerate or not to refrigerate; that is the question. Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer…. Oops, wrong soliloquy. It’s summertime and many a cooks’ thoughts turn to salmonella. And most thoughts about salmonella center around eggs. I was once told that more people die in Spain in the summertime from salmonella than … Continue reading…

Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad and Shopping in Tijuana

Go directly to recipe It's wonderful having a handy husband!  If I want an odd shaped bookshelf or a curio cabinet to perfectly fit a certain spot all I have to do is ask.  On the other hand, I have an abnormal fear of hearing the words 'son of a B**TCH!' shouted concurrently with the … Continue reading…