Spinach Salad with Pomelo & Pickled Red Onions

Spinach Salad with Pomelo & Pickled Red Onions
Back in my day, spinach salad was topped with crispy bacon, the fat of which was kept warm and whisked up as the base of the dressing.  This warm dressing was then poured over the salad just before it was served, so its heat would wilt the spinach. Nice, huh?  I associated spinach salad with fancy dinner parties I went to with my parents when I was a child.

Spinach Salad with Pomelo & Pickled Red Onions

But I always hated it.  The spinach salad, I mean, not the dinner parties themselves.  Something about that bacon fat… …

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Asian Cabbage Salad with Edamame and Creamy Sesame Dressing

Asian Cabbage Salad with Creamy Sesame Dressing

Living in Southeast Asia, I eat a lot of Asian food… like this cabbage salad with creamy sesame dressing.  But when I go home for the summer, I almost never eat Asian food.  Funny that!  I have no idea why, since I can get all most of the ingredients I need at my local grocery stores in Denver… I guess it just doesn’t sound as appealing in North America.

But here, it sounds good all the time!

Asian Cabbage Salad with Creamy Sesame Dressing

I demo’d this salad at the Asia CEO Health Summit …

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