Mixed Greens Salad with Chunky Bleu Cheese Dressing

1 package of mixed greens enough for 4 people 2 bulbs endive chopped ½ cup pecans 4 tablespoons red wine vinegar ½ cup extra virgin olive oil Combine lettuce, endive and pecans in a large salad bowl. Pour vinegar and extra virgin olive oil and whisk until blended Stir in blue cheese Toss salad with dressing and season with salt …

Zingy Papaya Lime Ginger Salad

  Variation The fruit salad is a delicious made with other tropical fruit. Try using passion fruit pulp instead of the ginger, or substitute two ripe, peeled and stoned (pitted) mangoes for the papaya. Cut the papayas in half lengthwise. Scoop out the seeds, using a teaspoon. With a sharp knife, cut the flesh into neat, thin slices.   Arrange …