A hearty, hearty salad filled with veggies, lots of fresh herbs – basil, mint, and parsley – and a sprinkling of Parmesan and lots of crumbled feta. The pasta is cheese tortellini. Makes eight servings.

A hearty, hearty salad filled with veggies, lots of fresh herbs – basil, mint, and parsley – and a sprinkling of Parmesan and lots of crumbled feta. The pasta is cheese tortellini. Makes eight servings.

A hearty, hearty salad filled with veggies, lots of fresh herbs – basil, mint, and parsley – and a sprinkling of Parmesan and lots of crumbled feta. The pasta is cheese tortellini. Makes eight servings.

Fresh spinach leaves are topped with crumbled goat cheese, strawberries, candied pecans, and savory chicken breast meat in a salad that works as either a side dish, lunch, or a light supper.

Fresh spinach leaves are topped with crumbled goat cheese, strawberries, candied pecans, and savory chicken breast meat in a salad that works as either a side dish, lunch, or a light supper.

Fresh spinach leaves are topped with crumbled goat cheese, strawberries, candied pecans, and savory chicken breast meat in a salad that works as either a side dish, lunch, or a light supper.

Summer on the Mediterranean – or in your own back yard – this fresh, flavorful salad is a wonderful addition to the meal wherever you are!

Summer on the Mediterranean – or in your own back yard – this fresh, flavorful salad is a wonderful addition to the meal wherever you are!

Summer on the Mediterranean – or in your own back yard – this fresh, flavorful salad is a wonderful addition to the meal wherever you are!