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Emerald City Salad

What does the Emerald City, May, and Wicked have to do with a Salad?

My Emerald City Salad aka Crunchy Romaine Toss Salad!

This past weekend we went to see our kids in Austin and my daughter, Alexis and I went to see Wicked. She gave me the theatre tickets as a mother’s day gift. It just so happens, her birth month is in May (Emerald birthstone), the Crunchy Romaine Toss Salad is GREEN and sitting in the theatre in Austin this weekend watching Wicked with all the green lights, green costumes and green face on stage, I kept thinking what kind of blog could I do that would be about something green.

Well, Crunchy Romaine Toss Salad (aka Emerald City Salad) is a salad that I have catered for, I think, around 17 years. It is from a Jackson Mississippi Cookbook, “Come On In” and it has been one of my most requested salad recipes since I have been catering.

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