There are really very few
rules for what defines a salad.
It can be either hot or cold. It is not the
lettuce. Many salads do not have lettuce, however most salads have
The selection of salad ingredients should be dependent upon the
seasons. In the winter it could be roasted beets with goat cheese and pine
nuts, and in the summer, asparagus Mimosa, figs and fennel for fall.
feature I really like about salads is that it allows to be sponteneous and