5 Weekly Meal Ideas from Chefs & "Foodies" Online

Mango, Black Bean, and Quinoa Salad

Whether you are returning from a vacation or simply want a light summer salad, you will love this recipe. Quinoa that is drenched in a lime/ginger/garlic/honey/olive oil dressing. The sweet mangoes add a summery, tropical flavor. There are creamy avocados, fresh cilantro, spicy jalapeno, crunchy red pepper, and hearty black beans. This salad can be made a day ahead of time and is served cold, so it is perfect to bring to summer parties, picnics, pool parties or BBQ’s!

Dave's Marketplace - Summer Vegetable Stew

Summer Vegetable Stew

This stew combines flavors perfect when the garden is overflowing with fresh, summer veggies!

Dave's Marketplace - Mediterranean Boneless Pork Chops with Julienned Vegetables

Mediterranean Boneless Pork Chops with Julienned Vegetables

Mediterranean Boneless Pork Chops with Julienned Vegetables, a delicious, weeknight meal! Made with pan seared thin sliced boneless pork chops and served topped with sauteed julienned summer squash, roasted tomatoes, lemon juice, olives and Feta cheese. So much flavor and color in this dish!

Dave's Marketplace - Grilled Coconut and Pineapple Sweet Chili Shrimp

Grilled Coconut and Pineapple Sweet Chili Shrimp

Grilled shrimp in a tropical coconut and pineapple sweet chili sauce.  Perfect for a simple family dinner or a get-together with friends.  

Dave's Marketplace - Pesto Chicken Sandwich on Sourdough

Pesto Chicken Sandwich on Sourdough

You’re going to love this pesto chicken sandwich. Sourdough, toasted in olive oil and topped with grilled chicken, pesto, Swiss cheese, and fresh tomatoes. A perfect easy and attractive dinner for guests or a cozy night in.

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