Salad Recipes

A meal just doesn’t seem complete with a homemade salad. From rice and pasta to tuna, chicken and ham, these salads are jam-packed with fresh flavors and creative ideas. Go on and toss a few of these delicious salads into your recipe box.


Cranberry Salad

By Debbie Quimby
My mom makes this cranberry salad for Thanksgiving every year. We eat it with our Turkey...

Grandma's Cranberry Salad

By Leah Stacey
I grew up with my grandmother and mom making this every year for the holidays. This...

Mama's Deviled Eggs

By Eva Marion
This recipe is one my mom taught me years ago. Not your standard deviled eggs...

THANKSGIVING CRANBERRY CREAM CHEESE SALAD

By Jewel Hall
This is the perfect Cranberry Congealed Salad for your Thanksgiving meal. For years my in-laws have...

Grandma's Cranberry Salad

By Andrea Rotar
This was my Grandmother's recipe. I always looked forward to Thanksgiving and Christmas when she...

Zesty Cranberry Waldorf Salad

By Julia Ferguson
A refreshing twist on Waldorf Salad, with dried cranberries, lemon, and orange zest. I have never...

Cottage Cheese Jello Salad

By Kim Biegacki
Wow, talk about an easy salad to make this is it! Now, my Grammie didn't have...

Green Jello with Cottage Cheese and Pineapple

By Kathie Carr
I don't know where Grandma got this recipe. It, and many like it, were popular back...

Juliann's Spaghetti Salad

By Juliann Esquivel
This wonderful salad was a family joint effort. My mom & aunts would make this together....

Grandma Dee's Tuna Egg Salad

By Dee Stillwell
I am submitting this recipe in honor of my grandson, Cayden. He loves his Grandma Dee...

Hotel Gurney Macaroni Salad

By Teresa Jacobson
Hotel Gurney was a hotel in Yankton, SD owned by the family that started Gurney Seeds....

Strawberry and pineapple Whip dessert

By Karla Everett
This is a very delicious dessert.

Flavorfully Fantastic Chicken Salad Sandwich

By Melissa Varady
This is one of my new favorite sandwiches. My husband recently came up with the recipe,...

Better Than Sex Fruit Salad

By Lisa Mersereau
This is a twist on a traditional fruit salad. Good any time of year. Whether it...

Clara's Cranberry Salad

By Angela Gray
My Granny, Clara Walker, would make this wonderful salad for every holiday. This salad is so...

Cranberry Orange Relish in Cherry Jell-O

By Julia Ferguson
A fruity blend of cranberries, oranges and sugar (a good substitute for the Indian Trails Cranberry...

Grandmother's Seafood Salad

By Melanie B
My ex-husband's Grandmother made this every year for Thanksgiving and my MIL makes it at Christmas...

Grandma A's Lime Gelatin Salad

By Pam Ellingson
This is a salad my Grandmother Achenbach made for us almost every time we went to...

Lime Jello Salad

By Jeanne Benavidez
This was something that my Mother made on holidays. It's light and refreshing and very easy....

CHRISTMAS CRANBERRY SALAD

By Neysa Bassham
My mother found this recipe years and years ago and made it every year at the...

Tequilaberry's salad

By Rachel Smith
This recipe comes from a restaurant we had here in Coon Rapids, MN. And the salad...

Fluffy Cranberry Salad

By melissa harris
One of my favorites during the holidays. Great way to incorporate cranberries during traditional Thanksgiving. But...

Mom's Best Marshmallow & Coconut Fruit Salad

By Lori Roggenbuck
One of My Mom's Best Recipes...She's been making it for years & it brings back...
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