Salads

Green Papaya Salad

2 medium green papaya, peeled and shredded (we like them JUST on the verge of turning yellow-makes the salad a bit sweeter) 1 large carrot, peeled and shredded 2 cloves of garlic, finely minced 1 scallion, finely minced (or green onion 1/4 cup of  fish sauce 1/4 cup of granulated sugar juice from 2  limes) Continue reading

Green Papaya Slaw

We got papaya……plenty papaya. We like slaw, but don’t always have cabbage. So….. 2 green papaya, seeded and julienned 1 carrot, peeled and julienned Dressing:  3/2/1 mixture of 3 parts Miracle Whip 2 parts sugar 1 part white vinegar. (we use tablespoons) Pour dressing over slaw, chill.

Florette Salad

1 head cauliflower, cut into florettes 1 head brocolli, cut into florettes 1 small onion, finely chopped 8-10 slices of bacon, fried and crumbled Mix together Dressing: 1 cup mayonnaise 2tbsp balsamic vinegar 1/2 cup sugar Pour dressing over vegetables, mix and chill.