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An homage to my salad

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Yes, salad. Not something I normally get excited about. But lately I've been having the most wonderful salads for lunch and I gratefully thank Saint ALDI for the abundance!

ALDI has started carrying organic leafy greens - at least 4 different varieties and mixes so far - and they are SO much more satisfying than the one-note salads I've usually had. Mind you, I had tried the artisanal lettuce bunches before and mixed them with fresh spinach, and they were fine but nothing to write a blog about. This mix is just really pleasant. Hope I don't get tired of this anytime soon. It really makes for a perfect lunch.
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JAZZYGF 10/25/2013 9:31PM

    I stir fry brocolie slaw until tender. tonight onions, turkey sausage spices and some shredded cheese. love aldies

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GUBITNIK 10/24/2013 3:41PM

    If you ever get a chance to grow your own. Lettuce is so easy, and so tasty.
It is honestly a world of difference between crisp, freshly cut, and what you can find in a store.



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ADZY86 10/17/2013 5:46AM

    Yum. The leafy green base can make or break a salad for me. Glad you found a good mix. The store near me, Asda (which is owned by Walmart) sells a great kale, baby spinach and pak choi mix which is just perfect. It flys off the shelves though (unsurpisingly) so I don't catch it every week. If only you could stock-buy eh!

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NOWYOUDIDIT 10/16/2013 11:59PM

    ..........sigh...........oh to find the elusive "good" salad! Still hunting.
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IAMBIZI 10/16/2013 6:18PM

    aren't veggies great when we eat them on a regular basis.
bizi

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IAMBIZI 10/16/2013 6:16PM

    haven't thought of aldi's for a long time.
wow@!!!!!
bizi

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SKINNYINMYHEAD 10/16/2013 4:58PM

    How fun! I'm kinda burnt out on salads right now... and reeeeallyy into SOUPS!

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MYLADY4 10/16/2013 4:55PM

    love Aldi's. Have you tried a salmon salad with salmon from aldi's? Yum yum yum

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AKHEIDI 10/16/2013 3:56PM

    Are you sure they aren't adding anything else to the bag? If so, I WANT some so I too can get excited about a salad again!

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VELVEETA4 10/16/2013 3:35PM

    I'm going to have to check those out. ALDI is a bit out of the way but will travel for noms. :)

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SUZIPAM1 10/16/2013 1:26PM

    that is nice - i do baby spinach, rocket and lettuce with chopped tomato and cucumber - then a add a little smoked chicken - the smoky flavor with the leaves just go so well and the watery tomato makes me not want to add dressing - yummy

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RONNIEHUEY 10/16/2013 1:21PM

    emoticon Sounds yummy!

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