Chris' Recipes

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Creamed Baby Cucumbers

One of my all time favorite snacks is the baby cucumber!  I tend to make this simple salad in the summer time, but I think that the flavors are good any time!  I prefer using the English variety because the others that you can find in the market tend to have thicker, bumpy skins and usually have more seeds, […]

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Roasted Pear Walnut Salad

This is a nice change to a fresh salad!  I’ve been using walnut oil more recently after hearing that  consumption of walnuts or walnut oil has been shown to lower total cholesterol, LDL (bad cholesterol) and the ratio of LDL to HDL (good cholesterol).  Most of the research on the health benefits of walnuts has […]

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Grilled Corn, Tomato and Avocado Salad

This recipe was based off of a salad I had come across on line, but as my typical style, I changed it up a bit based on ingredients that I had on hand in my refrigerator and pantry.  I had some of this seasons first left over grilled corn on the cob in the fridge […]

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Chicken and Crunchy Slaw in Endive Leaves

I’m always looking for unique and different dishes.  While watching an episode of one of Giada de Laurentiis’ shows on the food network, I watched her assemble these.  I changed the recipe up slightly with items that I had on hand and they turned out great!  I had been waiting for the right time to […]

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Apple and Cabbage Coleslaw

There is a local restaurant that makes an apple slaw that I really like.  Following a viewing of one of Guy Fieri’s shows where he had prepared one similar, I had to make some!  When I went on line and looked at Guy’s recipe, I decided to wing it and prepare my own version based […]

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