Monthly Archives: September 2011

Les Trois Mousquetaires or Three Summer Salads…Part 3

Corn, Jalapeno and Mint Salad Salad three is the most robust, perhaps the Porthos of the Mousequetaires…I will let you decide. If you are lucky you have really good corn fresh from a farm stand nearby.  Out here in Long Island, … Continue reading

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Les Trois Mousquetaires or Three Summer Salads…Part 2

Cucumber Salad (pictures coming) Salade number two: Aramis perhaps? This is a French classic, and it too takes some time but it is well worth the wait.  Peel and seed the cucumbers.  A teaspoon, or vegetable peeler that is curved with a … Continue reading

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Les Trois Mousquetaires or Three Summer Salads…Part 1

As summer winds down, Labor Day looms, and the first underlying freshness in the air appears I long to savor and hold onto the simple summer salads that are at their best now…they are easy and the most important criterium … Continue reading

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