Outback Steakhouse Wedge Salad: great salad for a buffet since each person gets their own & they make a gorgeous presentation!--On one large plate or on four individual serving dishes, arrange 4 lettuce wedges and top with a spoonful or 2 of ranch dressing, chopped tomato, red onion, bacon and a drizzle of balsamic dressing. Can add crumbled blue cheese on top. So easy and good!
Coctel De Camarones (Mexi shrimp cocktail- 1 -2 lb shelled and cooked shrimp (50-60 count), 2 -3 large tomatoes , chopped ½ small white onions, chopped or 2 green onions, ½ cup cilantro , slightly chopped ½ jalapeno , diced, with seeds, 1 avocado , chopped, tomato juice (V8), lime juice, salt and pepper Mix all in glass bowl and chill, serve with crackers.
Cranberry-Avocado Salad with Sweet White Balsamic Vinaigrette
Cranberry Avocado Salad -- Dressing: ⅓ c sugar; 1 ½ T poppy seeds; 1 ½ T sesame seeds; ½ tsp paprika; 2 tsp dried mustard;1 T minced sweet onion; ½ tsp sea salt; ¼ tsp freshly ground black pepper; ½ c white balsamic vinegar; ⅓ c vegetable oii; ⅓ c extra virgin olive oil. Salad -- 12 oz baby spinach, arugula, field greens;1 small bunch cilantro, washed and dried, leaves removed whole from stems; 2 medium avocados, peeled and halved; ¾ cup dried cranberries; ¾ cup Candied Spiced Almonds