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10 Appetizers & Salads Recipes for Builders

Drew Glover • May 13, 2015
Planning a party? Need something quick and delicious to start off a meal? Whatever you are planning if you need delicious Appetizers or Salads to start off your meal course then this place is the place to be. Search and start cooking away!Tartines: Fig & Ricotta
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1. Colorful Sicilian Salad
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The beauty of this dish is that not only is it Sicilian, but it brings out the influence of Arab traditions in Sicilian Cooking. This is a perfect salad for a spring or summer picnic, and also wonderful to use for Christmas Eve ("La Vigilia") because of the vibrant colors of the ingredients. Arugula (or rocket), fennel root, toasted pine nuts, pomegranate, red onion, orange and grapefruit combine with a tangy dressing for a sweet and sour combination. Italian cooking expert Chef Joanne Cooke guides you through this Grokker Premium Video recipe step by step giving helpful tips along the way.
2. Moroccan Fava Beans with Charmoula
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Today, my really good friend Mhamed, from Morocco, is showing us how to make a wonderful Moroccan appetizer: "Fava Mcharmel" which is fava beans cooked in a spiced sauce. It is a super easy recipe that will make you fall in love with both cooking and Moroccan food once you have tried it!
3. Cool Caribbean Prawn and Watermelon Salad
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Each mouthful of this salad encapsulates the Caribbean. With freshness and juicy prawns in abundance you'll be dying to have more. Don't just take our word for it, join chef Mark Rigby as he shows you how create this simple, juicy dish in this Grokker Premium video.
4. Chorizo and Potato salad
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Smokey and sumptuous. This savoury Spanish salad is perfect for those long summer days and a great accompaniment to a tangy Sangria. Follow Sage Russell in this Grokker Premium video as he takes you through his simple steps to perfect this zesty, pungent and delicious salad.
5. Crab, Avocado and Rocket Salad
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Mark Rigby showcases his stunning white crabmeat, with a simple salad of tomato, rocket & creamy avocado. Mark adds a twist in this Grokker Premium Video by using the brown meat in the dressing to elevate this dish to a league of its own.
6. Quick and Easy Mozzarella, Prosciutto and Raspberry Salad
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Creamy, tart and wonderfully balanced. This moreish salad is oh so simple to assemble and will have the taste buds firing. Join Mark Rigby in this Grokker Premium video as he shows the you the way to healthy salad heaven. You'll never touch 1000 island again!
7. Tartines: Fig & Ricotta
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We're honoring fig season (one of our favorite times of the year) with a fresh fig & ricotta tartine. This is a great seasonal breakfast or snack that's only 5 ingredients!
8. How to Make a Fancy Rice Salad!
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We have a Moroccan saying "The eyes eat first", which means a dish has to be both appetizing to the eyes as well as the palate. Today I am going to show you how to make your rice salad look like a star!
9. Kefta Bel Harsh - Moroccan Meatballs with Rice
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Moroccan cuisine has various meatball dishes. The most popular one is "Kefta bMatecha" which is meatballs cooked in a tomato sauce topped is eggs. Today, I am going to show you how to make a unique meatball dish from Rabt, the capital of Morocco, and my city! It's called "Kefta Bel Harsh" which is meatballs rolled with rice and cooked in a savory sauce. This is a super easy delicious dish that I hope you will share with your family and friends! Enjoy!
10. Make it your own - Herb Salad
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This delicious and fresh herb salad was inspired by Sage's trip to Greece. It is quick and easy to make, and is perfect for light lunch or as a side salad for any dinner. Watch Sage Russell make classic recipes from around the world his own in this Grokker Premium video. Enjoy Sage's Make it your own series and remember to add your own inspiration, and share your photos by posting an 'I Did This'.
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