Greek Salad

Greek Salad | Green Valley Kitchen

This classic Greek salad is a crowd pleaser perfect for summer parties, picnics and barbecues.  An easy, flavorful recipe that comes together in no time at all. After an extremely mild spring, we’ve been hit with a fierce heat wave in Los Angeles – it was 105 degrees today and is supposed to be 108 tomorrow.  It’s much too hotContinue Reading

Pasta with Asparagus and Sun Dried Tomatoes

Pasta with Asparagus and Sun Dried Tomatoes | Green Valley Kitchen

This pasta with asparagus and sun dried tomatoes is a quick and easy spring pasta dish featuring sautéed asparagus and finely minced sun dried tomatoes, tossed with a flavorful lemon basil dressing.   With asparagus season winding down, I thought I’d share one more asparagus recipe. This is a quick and easy recipe that comes together in under 30 minutes. Sautéed asparagus is tossed withContinue Reading

Quinoa Salad with Asparagus, Cherry Tomatoes and Pecans

Quinoa Salad With Asparagus, Cherry Tomatoes And Pecans | Green Valley Kitchen

Quinoa salad with asparagus, cherry tomatoes and pecans. An easy quinoa salad featuring sautéed asparagus, sweet cherry tomatoes, crunchy pecans, salty feta and tossed with a lemon vinaigrette. Perfect for spring. Spring is here in Los Angeles.  The signs are everywhere – birds chirping up a storm early in the morning, gorgeous flowers blooming everywhere and crates of asparagus at the market.Continue Reading