Blue Ribbon Salad Recipes

All-Star Salads

Salads are not just a side dish anymore. Check out these all-star salad recipes that show how a salad can be the MVP of the meal.


Grilled Chicken Salad, Restaurant Style

Grilled Chicken Salad, Restaurant Style

By Peggi Anne Tebben
I used to make this in 2 different steakhouse type restaurants I cooked in. It started...
Spring Salad With Fruit, Feta, And Pecans

Spring Salad With Fruit, Feta, and Pecans

By Angela (Grammy) Derby
Sometimes I just want a light and delicious salad with fruit and mixed greens. I...
A Bowl Of Fruity Nutty Chicken Salad.

Fruity Nutty Chicken Salad

By Gordon Savell
Every time someone new tries it, I have a new fan. My sister and I made...
Cornbread Salad

Cornbread Salad

By Melanie Miller
This salad is a refreshing side dish or simply on its own. For a change,...
Peggi's Chicken-bacon Ranch Salad

Peggi's Chicken-Bacon Ranch Salad

By Peggi Anne Tebben
You are probably getting tired of hearing about all the recipes I've cooked at restaurants, but...
Plated Spinach Salad With Pan Seared Salmon.

Spinach Salad With Pan Seared Salmon

By Pat DiMercurio
I was trying to find something different to do with salmon and decided to make an...
Broccoli Crunch Salad With A Parmesan Twist In A Serving Bowl.

Broccoli Crunch Salad With a Parmesan Twist

By Mary Kay Nugent
Light, crisp, savory, and sweet are the words that come to mind when I describe this...
Eva's Green Salad

Eva's Green Salad

By Leslie Holt
This recipe is super easy to make. The dressing is delicious (for a little variety...
Black-eyed Pea Salad

Black-eyed Pea Salad

By Julie McLaughlin
This is a recipe that I stumbled upon years ago and I tweaked it to my...
Blt Chicken Salad

BLT Chicken Salad

By Cherie Hammond
This is one of my favorite chicken salads. It is versatile because you can use...
Robin's Fresh Fruit Salad

Robin's Fresh Fruit Salad

By Robin Hearon
This is a wonderful and refreshing side dish that is perfect for any summer occasion. The...
Esther's (my Mom) Potato Salad

Esther's (My Mom) Potato Salad

By Paul Bushay
Another recipe from my boyhood! My brothers and I would always ask for this when we...
Broccoli Slaw Salad

Broccoli Slaw Salad

By Laura Y.
Super easy and fast if you regularly have these items on hand. If you prefer home-cooked bacon...
Roasted Beet, Goat Cheese And Pecan Salad

Roasted Beet, Goat Cheese and Pecan Salad

By Amy Scotti
I used to hate beets-until I tasted fresh ones! This salad highlights the different textures...
2 Beans And Sweet Pepper Salad

2 beans and sweet pepper salad

By hanaa abiskaron
it is best if eaten the day after .
A Bowl Of Savory Summer Seafood Salad.

Savory Summer Seafood Salad

By DONNA WILL
I love this recipe. It is a hit anytime it is made, Not just for summer,...
Outer Banks Fresh Tuna Salad

Outer Banks Fresh Tuna Salad

By geraldine quesenberry
This recipe was given to me by my brother, Jerry, who lives in the Outer Banks...
Italian Shrimp And Scallop Salad

Italian Shrimp and Scallop Salad

By Lillian Russo
This is a light, fresh tasting salad. It's a garlic and seafood lovers dream! I created...
Tortellini Salad

TORTELLINI SALAD

By Annette Jones
When I take this dish anywhere, I get several requests for the recipe. So good...
Romaine Wilted Salad

Romaine Wilted Salad

By Nicole Foster
My daughters beg me for this salad every week!
Pretty & Awesome, Layered Salad !

Pretty & Awesome, Layered Salad !

By Dee Schimmel
I started making this salad 20 years ago and it has evolved into this. It...
Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad

Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad

By Robin Dextradeur
As everyone has different taste you can change this up and use blue cheese dressing instead...
Rice Salad With A Citrus Vinaigrette

Rice Salad with a Citrus Vinaigrette

By Kelly Phillips
This is an incredible salad to serve with grilled Tilapia on a hot summer day or...
Salad Ideas for Tonight’s Dinner

Salad Ideas for Tonight’s Dinner


During the summer, I have a hearty salad for dinner at least once a week. Sometimes I’ll add grilled meat and other times I like to switch things up with fresh fruit. A green salad doesn’t have to be basic and these Blue Ribbon recipes prove that. Gwendolyn Kenitzer’s (Lakewood, CO) Cider House Steak Salad […]

12 Insanely Good Chocolate Peanut Butter Desserts

12 Insanely Good Chocolate Peanut Butter Desserts


Is there anything more magical than pairing chocolate and peanut butter in a dessert? Rich, sweet chocolate blended with creamy, salty peanut butter… it’s a heavenly flavor match. These 12 insanely good chocolate peanut butter desserts will satisfy a chocolate or peanut butter craving.

21 Simple Baking Recipes for Beginners

21 Simple Baking Recipes for Beginners


Are you just starting to get into baking? Then these are the recipes for you. All of these dessert recipes are easy with simple instructions that anyone can follow. Broken out step-by-step, you’ll have no issue baking these delicious treats. You’ll be sure to impress your family, friends and neighbors with these simple baking recipes!