Salads

Yellow Early Spring Salad

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This Yellow Early Spring Salad is an ode to all things yellow and is made from yellow bell pepper, pasta, summer squash, mango and cheese and flavored with a dressing of honey, mustard, lemon juice, and sour cream. Yellow dressing on yellow salad. Fast, filling and different shades of yellow.

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3 ounces gigli pasta
1 teaspoon turmeric
1 whole summer squash
1 whole yellow bell pepper
1 whole mango
3 ounces Jarlsberg cheese
Dressing
1 tablespoon honey
2 tablespoons mustard
2 tablespoons lemon juice
2 tablespoons sour cream
salt and pepper
1. Cook the pasta according the the directions on the packaging and add 1 teaspoon of turmeric to the water. 2. Drain and cool. 3. Cut the summer squash, bell pepper, mango and cheese in small...
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Nutritions

Calories
137

Sodium
269mg
11% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
4g
9% DV

Carbs
20g
7% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV