Easy Kale Caesar Salad | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Easy Kale Caesar Salad

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Baby kale is relatively new on the salad scene. It’s less “toothsome” than its adult counterpart, and eats almost like a less peppery arugula. Baby kale is a fantastic way to get lots of vitamins and minerals into your diet without the carbs, and it’s perfect in this Easy Kale Caesar Salad. Chicharrones add just the right crispy crunch to …

Italiano Salad | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Italiano Salad

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My husband, Scott, and I often have lunch dates at a local spot here in San Francisco where they serve a salad very similar to this Italiano Salad, and it’s always my favorite. I’ve re-created it here for you, but if you’re ever in town, stop by the Blue Barn to try the inspiration for this one! Featuring Balanced Bites …

Umami Steak | Balanced Bites, Diane Sanfilippo

Umami Steak & Arugula Salad

Diane Sanfilippo Beef, Pork, & Lamb, Dressings, KETO, Recipes Leave a Comment

This Umami Steak and Arugula Salad features the easiest and best marinade you’ll ever make for steak! Diane’s umami steak flavor combination works with nearly any protein, and the flavor infuses quickly, in an hour if that’s all you have. Don’t skip this simple recipe—it will quickly become your go-to way to prepare steak. To make this recipe even simpler, …

Keto Italian Hoagie Salad

Diane Sanfilippo 21DSD, Beef, Pork, & Lamb, Dressings, KETO, Party & Finger Food, Poultry, Recipes, Soups & Salads 33 Comments

For months I’ve been enjoying a version of this Italian Hoagie Salad. I was busy working hard to finish my new book, Keto Quick Start, so didn’t get a moment to share this recipe until now. I grew up in New Jersey, in a largely Italian town and with an Italian father. The flavors of this salad are pure nostalgia …

Diane's Magic Green Sauce Recipe | Paleo recipe | Diane Sanfilippo

Easy Paleo Recipe: Diane’s Magic Green Sauce

Diane Sanfilippo 21DSD, Dressings, Recipes, Sauces & Dips 17 Comments

Diane’s Magic Green Sauce This green sauce can be a base for a creamy sauce when mixed with a Paleo mayo, a marinade or salad dressing when mixed with citrus and some extra virgin olive oil, or used straight up. grain-free • gluten-free • egg-free • nut-free • seed-free • 21DSD PREP TIME: 10 minutes COOKING TIME: 45-60 minutes SERVINGS: varies 2 …

Olive Oil Mayo| Balanced Bites

Easy Recipe: Homemade Olive Oil Mayonnaise

Diane Sanfilippo 21DSD, Basics, Dressings 6 Comments

Yes, I made this mayo at 7:45am on Easter Sunday. I wanted to be able to bring deviled eggs to the “dinner” I’m attending but I don’t keep mayo in the house. It’s an ingredient people take for granted as it exists on a grocery store shelf. Mayo can be a real, whole food. Its simple to make and only …