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Grilled Vegetable, Chickpea & Caper Salad {Vegan}

May 26, 2015
Grilled Vegetable, Chickpea & Caper Salad {Vegan} | cookincanuck.com

Grill up some vegetables and toss them with chickpeas, capers and a Dijon vinaigrette for a delicious vegan entree or side dish. I always say that if you’re trying to convince someone to like vegetables, just throw the veggies on the grill and drizzle with a little vinaigrette. Magic in minutes! And, in my opinion, […]

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Smoky Cucumber, Radish & Avocado Salad Recipe

Apr 15, 2015
Smoky Cucumber, Radish & Avocado Salad Recipe | cookincanuck.com

The fresh flavors of radishes, cucumbers and avocados highlight the flavors of springtime beautifully in this easy salad. By most standards, I had pretty weird taste buds as a kid. My favorite appetizer was smoked oysters dipped in cocktail sauce, I adored toast with mayo and sardines, snacked on radishes whenever I could and ate […]

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Seared Shrimp Salad with Jicama, Strawberries & Avocado

Apr 9, 2015
Seared Shrimp Salad with Jicama, Strawberries & Avocado | cookincanuck.com

This healthy dinner salad will leave your family begging for more. Succulent shrimp, crunchy jicama, sweet strawberries and creamy avocado. What’s not to love?! If there’s one thing that I remember from my first experiences eating in nice restaurants as a kid, it would be shrimp. Shrimp cocktail, to be exact. Growing up in Vancouver, […]

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Wild Rice Salad with Chicken, Dried Cherries & Goat Cheese

Mar 5, 2015
Wild Rice Salad with Chicken, Dried Cherries & Goat Cheese | cookincanuck.com

Take on the wild side (rice, that is) and whip up this healthy chicken and kale salad for dinner. Dried cherries and goat cheese add the perfect amount of sweet and tangy. Thank you to The Cherry Marketing Institute for helping me to share this recipe with you. Whenever I make a dinner that leaves […]

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Grated Cauliflower Salad with Ginger Lime Dressing

Feb 3, 2015
Grated Cauliflower Salad with Ginger Lime Dressing | cookincanuck.com

Who knew raw cauliflower could be so good?! This easy, flavorful Grated Cauliflower Salad with Ginger Lime Dressing packs a punch of flavor. If you had told me as a kid that I would be eating raw cauliflower salads in the future, I would have sworn that you were some terrifying vision, like the ghost […]

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Pomegranate, Clementine, Herbed Chickpea & Arugula Salad

Jan 9, 2015
Pomegranate, Clementine, Herbed Chickpea & Arugula Salad | cookincanuck.com

This salad is packed with protein and flavor, thanks to pomegranates, clementines, herbed chickpeas and arugula. It’s a fantastic vegetarian meal! When it comes to salad, the philosophy in our house is “Go big or go home”. We figure that if you’re going to do a salad, then do it right by including lots of […]

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Kale Salad with Raspberries and Parmesan Crisps

Nov 19, 2014
Kale Salad with Raspberries and Parmesan Crisps | cookincanuck.com

There’s nothing like a kale salad with fresh berries to inject the flavor of summer into winter! Thank you to Kitchen PLAY, Driscoll’s Berries and Whole Foods Markets for helping me to share this recipe with you. This is the season of comfort foods and as much as I am smitten by the soups, stews […]

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Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Sriracha Lime Dressing Recipe

Nov 2, 2014
Roasted Butternut Squash Salad with Sriracha Lime Dressing Recipe | cookincanuck.com

Treat yourself to this colorful, healthy and vegan roasted butternut squash salad. The sriracha lime dressing adds a great kick! If you’re anything like me (and by that I mean wallowing in a post-Halloween stupor), you’re likely craving a huge salad right now. Lots of greens, brightly colored veggies, lean protein…you know, the works! A […]

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The Ultimate Summer Salad Recipe with Dill Buttermilk Dressing

Jul 28, 2014
The Ultimate Summer Salad Recipe with Dill Buttermilk Dressing | cookincanuck.com

This “ultimate” summer salad is filled with a fantastic mix of summertime fruits and vegetables, and is topped with a creamy, low-calorie buttermilk dill dressing. I love a good steak as much as the next cavewoman, but please tell me I’m not the only one who can’t even fathom eating something that requires cutting (makes […]

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