Sides and Starters

Fried Cucumbers

Fried Cucumbers

A simple German side dish. The ultimate minimalist vegetable dish.

Savory Fresh Green Beans

Savory Fresh Green Beans

Fresh Green Beans were especially popular in my house while growing up.  I have fond memories of Mom coning home from the grocery store with big bag of fresh green beans. We would sit in the kitchen on Sunday afternoon snapping the ends of the […]

Mixed Berry Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette

Mixed Berry Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette

Fresh seasonal berries and mint give this delicious salad a refreshing burst of flavor. Adding raspberries to the homemade vinaigrette provides some natural sweetness to healthy and tasty salad.