Mango, Cucumber, Mint Salad with Tahini Dressing


It’s a hot summer day, you read the title of this post and said “I need to make this”. And you are sooo right. You’ll find intriguing and delicious combinations of flavors packed into this little summer dish.

I have been waiting to make this dish for my brother’s next visit. He and I both love food — but are drawn to different descriptions on menus. I love subtle yet distinct flavors and tend not to mix my food. My brother loves food packed with lots of complex, unusual flavors and is always ready to try something new. It takes me a bit longer. If I find something I like, I tend to order it over and over again.

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Pineapple, Cucumber, & Paneer Salad


Summertime = potluck season! And with July 4th right around the corner, I’m dedicating the next couple of posts to easy-to-prepare dishes you can share with friends. Today’s dish is easy to make and a great side dish to some spicy burgers or a summer pea & roasted red pepper pasta salad (recipe coming soon!). Continue reading