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125+ Best Salad Recipes

Round out any meal with one of these 125+ Best Salad Recipes. Whether a casual dinner or dinner party, winter or summer, there’s a salad for your menu.

Summer Salads are ever popular. Serving an entree salad, like a Tex-Mex Chicken Salad, when the weather is hot, is a fabulous way to keep cool. Or how about a Chicken Salad Sandwich? Served with bread or even bread to make a lighter meal. This Spicy Mexican Corn Salad is marvelous with fresh summer corn. It’s one of numerous fresh corn salads. They’re all worth a try.

When holidays roll around, some of the Best Salads are almost like desserts. Dressed with sweetened whipped cream, they’re usually relegated to very special days!!My Cranberry Fluff and the Best Ambrosia  are terrific on your Thanksgiving or Christmas menu. When it’s only a couple times a year, it’s OK to indulge. Turn to healthier fare, including lots of salad recipes, the rest of the year.

If a green salad is what you’re looking for, this Holiday Lettuce Salad is excellent! With nuts, fruit and a tasty dressing, it’s a lighter side among all the caloric holiday foods! You’ll go back for seconds!

Strawberry Spinach Salad is tasty when you can find delicious, fragrant strawberries. This Spinach, Strawberry and Pomegranate Feta Salad is a favorite, and this simple, retro Strawberry and Spinach Salad is from the 1970’s! This timeless combination is still in vogue, so add these to you’re menu during strawberry season.

Strawberries are not just for summer salads. Delicious Florida strawberries are available in the winter as well as the heat of the summer. So add some delicious berries to your salads whenever the opportunity arises.

Salad Dressing Recipes can make or break a salad. They’re also a technique for changing a tried and true salad into a whole new dish! Just made the same ol’ salad, but top with a new salad dressing.

Some popular salad dressings include this Balsamic Vinaigrette, which is my personal preference, Honey French, Blue Cheese Dressing which are both favorites of my hubby. I’ve almost weaned him off bottled salad dressings. Homemade is so much tastier!!

There are loads of salads for holidays, picnics and weeknight meals. You’ll find some of these 125+ Best Salad Recipes you’ll want to make again and again! Some are destined to become family favorites. And a slice of Classic Zucchini Bread is always tasty with a salad!

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