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The Cobb salad is a main-dish garden salad that was invented in the 1930s at the Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant. It is named for the restaurant’s owner, Robert Howard Cobb. The story says that Cobb […]
Shrimp Cocktail recipe – 195 calories Ingredients: 1 1/2 lbs medium shrimp, peeled and deveined 2 cups fat-free chicken broth 1 sprig fresh oregano 5 tablespoons fresh lime juice, divided 1 cup ice 2 teaspoons […]
Guasacaca is a traditional Venezuelan avocado salsa that’s served with grilled meats, but it’s also great as a chunky dip for chips and crackers. Unlike guacamole, everything is hand-chopped. Salsa Guasacaca (Venezuelan Avocado Salsa) recipe […]
Avocado with Ground Peanut Dressing recipe – 188 calories Ingredients: 2 ripe avocados 2 tablespoons peanuts 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon paprika (sweet or hot) salt (to taste) cayenne […]
Avocado Mandarin Salad recipe – 136 calories Ingredients: 1 rip avocado, peeled and sliced 1 (11 ounce) can mandarin oranges, drained 1/2 cup coarsely chopped toasted pecans 1/2 cup sliced green onions 4 cups salad […]
Chilled Avocado and Cucumber Soup recipe – 134 calories Ingredients: 4 small cucumbers (or 1/2 English cucumber) 1 avocado 1/2 cup yogurt 1 jalapeno pepper or 2 teaspoons cayenne pepper 1 1/2 cups ice-cold water […]
Avocado and Jalapeno Pepper Salad recipe – 195 calories Ingredients: 4 ripe avocados (halved, pitted and cut into 1/2-inch wedges) 1-2 large red or green jalapeno peppers, seeded and thinly sliced 3 tablespoons fresh lime […]