|03-17-2013, 10:10 PM||#1|
Senior LCF Member
Join Date: Nov 2005
I got inspired to make one and it was really yummy, so I thought I'd share the idea, since we are always looking for something different but easy. Its a perfect all-in-one thing to take for easy lunches. You can serve it over lettuce if you want.
This was my version- obviously, feel free to add in your own meats or veggies.
1 bag frozen cauliflower broccoli mix, cooked in microwave about 3 min until tender.
1 jar marinated artichoke hearts
1 jar roasted red peppers
2 tomatoes, diced
1 cucumber, peeled and diced
Cubes of provolone cheese
Cubes of deli turkey (yeah, I know... Italian meats would be better here, like some pepperoni, salami, ham, etc. I'm trying to not eat nitrites)
Italian salad dressing - I used Olive Garden brand. Can also just use red wine vinegar/olive oil/salt/pepper
Italian herb blend (dried rosemary, red pepper, garlic, oregano, who knows what else was in there)
Dump into bowl, add salad dressing, and mix it up!
*Note: Its really easy to go to the deli counter and ask them to slice a 1/2 inch thick slice of whatever deli meat you want to cube up to put in here. You can ask for the same thing for cheese.
This thing took me about 5 min to cut up and assemble!
|03-18-2013, 07:48 AM||#2|
Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: S.E. Texas Gulf Coast
WOE: ADF mostly Paleo
Thank you! This looks like it would make a great Spring or Summer lunch
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|03-18-2013, 05:52 PM||#4|
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: middle of nowhere, Tx
WOE: healthy / from scratch
Start Date: LC 7/28/2011
that sounds really good ! I need to do this too .....
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