"Blood Oranges" may be a poor name choice (as noted by the color of the flesh), but the fruit itself is full of flavor and packed with nutrients. Try it paired with fennel for a light lunch or veggie side.
Nothing screams summer like fresh basil! Well, and fresh berries. And peaches. And corn. And-well ok, lots of things scream summer, and basil is one of my favorites. This particular bunch is pulled straight from...
1 tbsp plus 1 tsp olive oil
1 lb piece skinless salmon fillet
kosher salt and black pepper
1 c quinoa
2 English cucumbers, halved lengthwise and thinly sliced<
1 c fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves
1/4cup torn fresh mint leaves