24th May 2011

Avocado Cucumber & Tomato Salad W/ Cilantro

Last Saturday, our neighbor Miss Peggy gave us a bag of frozen pork bbq. It's basically the southern shredded pork bbq that she stored in the freezer for future consumption and she was so nice to share some with us. All I had to do was thaw 'em out and season for an added flavor. After thawing, I seasoned the pork with a little bit of oil, apple cider vinegar, red wine vinegar, Worcestershire sauce, garlic ...
17th May 2010

Avocado, Black Beans, Tomatoes & Cucumber Salad

  This side salad was inspired by a guacamole salad made by Ina Garten in an episode of Barefoot Contessa show. It has been a while since I saw that particular episode but I remember telling myself that I’d make it sometime. My version had some changes because I couldn’t remember what dressing she used, and Ina used cherry tomatoes and also added red onions and bell peppers. My twist is using chopped ...