Latest Salads Stories

2009-02-18 10:38:18

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is warning the public not to consume certain Ziggy's-brand products containing egg salad due to possible contamination. Plaisirs Gastronomique Inc. of Boisbriand, Quebec, the manufacturer, said the egg salad distributed in Ontario and Quebec might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled Ziggy's brand products bear a Best Before date up to and including Feb. 17. Also included in the warning are various egg salad and egg salad products,...

2008-09-24 12:00:24

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced the recall of some sandwiches and potato salad sold in the Texas area that may contain undeclared egg. The FDA said Mom's Food Products Inc. of Ft. Worth, Texas, is recalling all tuna salad and pimento cheese sandwiches, as well as potato salad, because the ingredients might pose a health risk to people allergic to eggs. The products were distributed in the Texas area through retail stores or by direct delivery. The tuna salad and...

2008-09-02 12:00:00

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and QFC supermarkets, part of the Kroger Co., announced the recall of various delicatessen items due to a health risk. The FDA said five deli tuna salad items sold at 74 QFC stores in Washington and Oregon might contain salad dressing in which milk was used but not listed on the label, posing a health risk for people allergic to dairy products. The following deli-prepared items and their "sell by" dates are included in the recall: tuna pecan salad and...

2008-08-18 00:00:11

W andering down the garden path picking fresh peas, colourful salad leaves and vibrant edible flowers for a supper salad would be a rare treat for most of us, but at the Schumacher College at Dartington it's a regular part of the daily routine. For the average home cook, sourcing ingredients for an evening meal often means a quick dash round the supermarket on the way home from work or, at best, a leisurely trip to the local farmers' market, but most of the fresh produce they use in the...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.