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Old 10-10-2008, 11:59 AM   #1
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Salad with vegetable lasagna

I am planning on making a vegetable lasagna (onion, carrots, green pepper, spinach) and I want to have a salad with it. What would be a good salad to be with lasagna? Caesar? Or any other good ideas? Thanks.


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Old 10-10-2008, 12:38 PM   #2
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If I were having the lasagna, I'd go with the Caesar for me it's simple and won't hide the flavors of your veggie lasagna.

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Old 10-10-2008, 02:10 PM   #4
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I might like a salad of bitter greens with blue cheese or green goddess dressing or even just a simple mustardy vinaigrette with the lasagna. tie bitter would be a good counterpoint to the lasagna.
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Old 11-01-2008, 05:24 AM   #5
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I hate to say it, but I'd take the shortcut of buying Good Seasons Zesty Italian package mix, then make it with a decent quality olive oil and a wine vinegar. I've gotten more compliments on salads made with that, then when friends/relatives make it they wonder why theirs doesn't taste as good as mine. It was funny when I asked an aunt what she used for vinegar and oil, and of course she just used whatever vegetable oil she had on hand and probably distilled vinegar. I just laughed: Did I not tell you balsamic vinegar and extra virgin olive oil? I usually top the salad with a sprinkle of a good quality Italian-style grating cheese (parm, romano, or asiago).
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