Topic: avocado

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Summer Tomato, Corn and Peach Salad with Avocado and Grilled Halloumi

  I have been making this salad multiple times per summer since we moved to California seven years ago. Tomatoes, corn, and peaches and all perfectly in season at the same time, requiring minimal work to become an absolutely delicious salad when tossed all together. Need a fresh, delicious side for a potluck? Make this…

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Chipotle Steak Tacos with Grilled Peach Salsa and Mashed Avocado

Back when I had a resume, it used to list “taco-tarian” as a hobby. I am passionate about tacos. Fresh tortillas, delicious fillings, plus toppings of the creamy and zesty and tangy variety. This is a really good taco. Flank steak is marinated for up to 24 hours, but as little as 30 minutes in…

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Summer Berry Cherry Salad with Ham, Salted Caramel Walnuts and Maple Vinaigrette

There are so many delicious things in this salad that it was impossible to come up with the perfect title. So I wound up with a title that sounds like a Lip Smackers flavor. Summer Berry Cherry! Whatever, we’re going with it. These SALTED CARAMEL WALNUTS (!!!) are insane, and are the only “cooking” that…

Summer Berry Cherry Salad with Ham, Salted Caramel Walnuts and Maple Vinaigrette
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Grilled Ginger-Scallion Chicken Burger Platter with Pineapple, Halloumi, and Coconut Crunch

is recipe was inspired by the Chicken Teriyaki Burgers in Chrissy Teigen’s “Cravings: Hungry for More” cookbook as a part of my “Girls Supporting Girls” week! In her recipe, Chrissy tops a teriyaki chicken burger with grilled pineapple, and adds coconut to her buns. This is a fantastic cookbook and I know people wonder if…

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Avocado and Greek Yogurt Dip

When we lived in San Diego, we lived in a TINY one-bedroom house/studio/I don’t even know what to call it but let’s just say there were no doors that didn’t lead to the outdoors. But it was our first home together, and it was 5 blocks from Coronado Beach, the most beautiful beach in America…