Tag: jicama

Jicama Salad:  A Summer Treat With Lime-Serrano Dressing

Jicama Salad: A Summer Treat With Lime-Serrano Dressing

You can feature this jicama salad as a buffet dish, or you can plate the vegetables as a first course for dinner. The Serrano chiles perk up the lime dressing. I grew up in a Mexican American family that, like many others, ate lots of […]

Watermelon Canapé – Guac with Grapes

Watermelon Canapé – Guac with Grapes

Summer watermelon served as an appetizer, becomes formal for a dressed-up party.  Here I make little watermelon bowls and place them on a thin Jicama wafer.  Let the fiesta begin! The filling is spicy guacamole with grapes. A sliver of fried Yucca finishes the canapé […]