Menu Ideas

Vacation Detox

By • September 21, 2011 • 8 Comments

You're back from vacation -- a sojourn filled with excess and devoid of exercise. Or, maybe you've spent the weekend at a wedding and, it being September and all, you have another one in just a few days!

Here are a 7 ideas for a festive meal to pad your post-vacation comedown and keep you (almost) honest in between cake-filled weekends. 

Bagna Cauda Salad by amanda

Bagna Cauda Salad

 

Radish and Pecan Grain Salad by amanda

Radish and Pecan Grain Salad

 

Roasted Carrot Soup by Reeve

Roasted Carrot Soup


Shades of Green Chopped Salad by fortheloveofyum

Chopped Salad

 

Miso and Agave Glazed Salmon by Sonali

Miso and Agave Glazed Salmon


Grilled Brussel Sprouts by kitchenwitchcookie

Grilled Brussel Sprouts

 

Herb and White Wine Granita by robynmichellelee

Herb and White Wine Granita


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almost 3 years ago kirschplunder

They all look amazing!

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almost 3 years ago Waverly

All of them look wonderful....very inspirational.

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almost 3 years ago drbabs

Barbara is a trusted source on General Cooking.

Love this. I wish every detox diet had wine, creme fraiche, pecans and blue cheese.

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almost 3 years ago cheese1227

Amen, drbabs!

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almost 3 years ago TheWimpyVegetarian

that's a detox I can sign up for!

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almost 3 years ago WeeklyGreens

I've made Amanda's radish and pecan grain salad before and it is truly out of this world. It would be a good detox dish for me if only I could keep myself from eating the entire recipe in one sitting. I love that a white wine granita made it to the detox list. My kind of detox!

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almost 3 years ago The Uncritic

Weekly inter-wedding detox -- good idea!

Having never REALLY VIEWED brussel sprouts from this distance, I think I'll give them another shot.

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almost 3 years ago TheWimpyVegetarian

I just made the carrot soup this week and it was just wonderful!!!