Thursday, September 30, 2010

library in Shepardstown, West. VA

great salmon salad recipe:

12 oz. salmon
2 Tbls. lime juice
2 tsp. dijon mustard
1/8 tsp. basil
2 T wine vinegar
1 tsp garlic
1/4 cup feta cheese
2 T olive oil
1 tsp. soy sauce
1/8 tsp. oregano
fresh veggies and greens

Simmer the salmon in water to cover in a skillet with lemon and onion slices, bay leaf and black peppercorns.
Drain, cool and break into large chunks.
Make a dressing by combining olive oil, lime juice, wine vinegar, soy sauce, mustard, garlic, oregano and
basil. Toss the salmon with the dressing and serve with tomatoes, cucumbers, feta cheese all on lettuce and

Recent faves

Three great movies:
I am Love with Tilda Swinton
Temple Grandin with amazing performance by Claire Danes.
Watch Temple Gradin on TED talks and hear her interviewed on Terry Gross, NPR.
Get Low with Robert Duvall and Bill Murray
The Swan Thieves by Elizabeth Kostova