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Jerkins' Family Favorites, Winter Edition -Part 1

The holidays are well underway, and I am excited to share two more of my prized family recipes. I hope that you and your families enjoy these delicious new menu items and that these tips help you incorporate learning into your food preparation.

The first recipe is JOY SALAD, from my Aunt Shirley.


JOY SALAD (Serves 10-12)


2 large heads of romaine lettuce

½ cup olive oil

¼ cup red wine vinegar

½ cup sugar

1 cup sliced almonds

2 packages chicken Maruchan ramen noodles, crushed

5 tablespoons butter

½ cup sesame seeds

Salt to taste