This easy to prepare Pear Salad with homemade maple-bacon vinaigrette is a beautiful dish to serve for lunch or as a first course during the fall and winter months.
I’m Amanda Biddle, the home cook, food writer, and photographer behind Striped Spatula. I love to turn fresh, seasonal ingredients into beautiful dishes for my family and friends (sometimes, with a splash of bourbon, too).
The recipes you find here will help you to make gourmet, restaurant-quality meals at home, with a focus on entertaining. I hope that the site will inspire you to explore your local markets and create your new favorite meals!