James Syhabout’s irresistible mash-up of Caesar salad and popcorn is just one of the addictive snacks he serves at his Oakland restaurant, The Dock.
2. Matt Gandin's White Shrimp Ceviche
Gandin’s vibrant green ceviche, lashed with lime juice and some heat from Serrano chiles, is an easy starter for a summer party.
3. Acapulco Style Ceviche
A Mexican staple made with the freshest ingredients. The halibut is cooked with the acidity of the lime and orange juice accompanied by fresh avocado, red onion, diced tomatoes and serrano chilies.
4. Quinoa Salad With Cherries
Juicy cherries star in this stellar Summer salad that's great whichever way you enjoy it: still warm from the stove, at room temperature as part of a picnic or potluck spread, or even as a brown-bag lunch you'll look forward to all day. Even better, this versatile salad can — and should — take shape from whatever looks best at your market; feel free to swap other varieties of stone fruit like peaches, plums, or nectarines for the cherries.
5. Quinoa Salad - Light and Healthy Summer
This light and healthyquinoa salad is a high-protein, low-fat meal combining quinoa, roasted and raw vegetables, and a light dressing. Vegetarian and vegan, too!
6. Roasted Fall Vegetables
Perfectly roasted Fall vegetables in brown butter. With beautiful colors, these delicately seasoned and caramelized vegetables from renowned New American Chef, John Paul Carmona, are the perfect side to go with any meal. Quick to prepare, yet layered with flavor, this vegetable dish will be one you prepare over and over again. Enjoy this Grokker Premium video lesson on Roasted Fall Vegetables from one of the world's finest chefs.
7. Polenta Crouton and Arugula Salad
This delightful salad combines ingredients straight from the farm, along with homemade croutons made from polenta and a delicious vinaigrette dressing. Chef Pilar Sanchez shares this fresh arugula salad that will start off your summer party with a bang! Check out all of Chef Pilar’s Grokker Premium video collection “Taste of Napa” for amazing recipes.
8. Smoked Trout, Red Grape and Fennel Salad
Perfect as a light Summer starter but with all the sophistication to impress your friends at a dinner party. Fennel & trout work so well together and are enhanced by a tangy tartare style dressing. Watch Chef Mark Rigby in this Grokker Premium video as he shows you what an absolute cinch this dish is to make. See the rest of Mark's Super Salad Series on his profile page.
9. Dairy-Free Greek Salad
Quick and classic Greek salad with a dairy-free twist. Chop up the ingredients, mix together and serve! In this Grokker Premium video, check out raw living expert Leah Putnam's simple, yet delicious salad.
10. Orange-Infused Salmon and Prawn Salad
Rich salmon combined with tangy onions and a citrus kick make this dish a perfect summer dinner salad. Join Mark Rigby in this Grokker Premium video as he shows you how you the quick steps to make a salad that is big on flavour and even a carnivore would enjoy.