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Monday, September 13, 2010

Three Barks for Salad!!

Celebrate the last warm days of summer, with these refreshing salads,
Frankies
Kraut Salad

1 large can Kraut-drain, rinse and drain again

mix together 1/2 cup of salad oil (crisco) and 1/4 cup white vinegar, plus 1 1/4 cup sugar and stir well.

Add Kraut to the dressing.
Also add 1 cup chopped Green Pepper, 1 cup chopped celery, and 1 cup of chopped onion. Mix well and refrigerate for at least 2 hours. Stir before serving.

Frankies family serves this salad in the summer and on New Years!

Jordie says, "you will like our salad and it is not ruff to make!"
5 Bean Salad

1 lb fresh or frozen green beans
10-12 oz. frozen edamame
1 14oz can each: red Kidney beans, garbanzo beans(chickpeas) and butter beans, rinsed and drained
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup chopped green pepper
1 whole pimento, diced

Dressing:
3/4 cup olive or canola oil
3/4 cup red wine vinegar
3/4 cup Splenda or sugar
1 teaspoon dried parsley

1. In a small saucepan, mix all the dressing ingredients and heat and stir til the Splenda or sugar is dissolved. Put aside.
2. Cut green beans into bite sized pieces and place in large pan of water with the edamame. Bring water to a boil and cook just until green beans are tender.
Drain and place in large bowl. Add the canned beans, onions, green pepper and pimento.
3. Pour the dressing over the beans and stir gently to coat. Cover and let marinate in the fridge for a couple of hours, stirring occasionally.

Thanks pup pals! We love our veg and these were both very tasty!
Wyatt and family

21 comments:

  1. Both sound pretty tasty!

    Woofs and Licks,
    Maggie Mae

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  2. Glad you liked my bean salad. I'm working on a broccoli salad for Jordie - he loves broccoli!

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  3. That kraut salad sounds very good!
    Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Frankie your salad is our pick
    Benny & Lily

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  5. I love Frankie and all butt I have to go with the bean salad instead. Nothing personal, but I'm a bean lover....what can I say? Woof!
    Loved reading these recipes! Yummy!
    xoxo....Daisy the Coonhound

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  6. Gotta Love Salad!
    We Love Bean Salad and we will be trying this recipe for sure.

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  7. Ohhhh my mom makes a 5 bean salad butt it is different from this one... and I'm betting THIS one WILL taste EVEN better than Hers. She is gonna give it a TRY next week.. THANKS buddy.

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  8. Oh both of these look good!!!

    Your pal, Pip

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  9. Now I'm going to have to google some of them items, don't know want they are!!! Kraut,edamame
    Mom loves salads, so I will pass them on to her
    See Yea George xxx

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  10. Our Mom loves all kinds of salads and she is always ready to try something new. She only wishes she had the fresh veggies like you and Frankie have in your gardens.

    Woos ~ Phantom, Thunder, and Ciara

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  11. Oh my!

    Mom is drooling ovFUR both of them!

    She'd been thinking of Five Bean Salad since Maggie and Mitch shared one on their blog -

    Oh the tasty yummy choices!

    Hugz&Khysses,
    Khyra

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  12. We're just coming in to salad season. Thanks.

    XXXOOO Daisy, Kendra & Bella

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  13. I'm not too big on kraut, but my mom person is. I'm also not allowed to have beans, but she is.

    You may want to reference my "rooty-tooty" post from yesterday *doggie eye roll*

    Nubbin' wiggles,
    Oskar

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  14. Mom made her 4 bean salad for the barn raising this weekend. We'll have to jot down the Kraut salad for the next one! Salad are very popular at the raisings!

    Love ya lots,
    Maggie and Mitch

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  15. Mommy and Daddy think the salads sound delicious! They can't wait to try them. Thanks for sharing the recipes.:)

    Love,
    Teddy Bear

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  16. I will take the bean salad.. Kraut? eeeew


    -Kari
    http://dogisgodinreverse.com/

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  17. Ooooooh, these sounds deeeeeelish...says my mum. I takes da beans. Oh mum says I can't haves beans...you know cuz of da side effects....hehehehe!
    Seriously, they BOTH sounds scrumptious. And I thinks it hilarious dat George don't knows what kraut is....hehehe!

    Puddles

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  18. haha yeah I'm not into Kraut either, but the bean salad sounds good... and proteinful! :)

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  19. Mom says those salads look so good!

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  20. Yummy salads!
    Kisses and hugs
    Lorenza

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