Did you have a nice Memorial Day? Did you spend an hour cleaning your grill to get ready for summer like we did? Was it worth every ounce of blood, sweat and tears? I certainly think it was. But then again, I was inside baking a pie while my Husband was scrubbing away at the grill.
As promised, I am sticking to my goal of making at least two recipes from each of my dusty old cookbooks. This week I’m using the very witty, easy and delicious, “100 Recipes Every Woman Should Know” by Cindi Leive and the Editors of Glamour magazine. In addition to this Man Salad it has some hilariously titled recipes like “Forget the Mistake you Made at Work Margarita”, “Win Friends and Influence People Cookies”, and the world famous “Engagement Chicken“.
I personally think the title Man Salad is a little sexist. I mean, since when are women not supposed to love steak? But I digress. All that really matters is this salad is quite delicious and really easy to make. You don’t even have to clean off your dirty grill if you don’t want to. You can cook the steak just as easily in a hot skillet on your stove top. Just be careful not to get the marinade all over your pretty pink cookbook like I did. Apparently you are supposed to seal plastic bags before violently shaking their contents. Who knew? Continue reading