Food & Drink

Simple summer salad

The photographer: Nancy Carson of El Dorado Hills

The dish: This is a simple and healthy salad with fresh English cucumbers, peppers, celery, garbanzo beans, black olives, and either parsley, basil or cilantro. Add lemon juice and the dressing of your choice.

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