Blue Ribbon 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.


Deli-style Pasta Salad With A Serving Spoon.
Saturday at 8:00 AM

Deli-Style Pasta Salad

By Linda Easley
The flavors blend wonderfully when it is chilled overnight and keeps well for several days. A...
A Bowl Of Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad.
Saturday, May 23 at 8:00 AM

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

By Rhea Altamura
I started making these for cookouts. By request, I now make them year-around. Some people...
A Bowl Of Ham & Cheese Potato Salad.
May 21, 2020

Ham & Cheese Potato Salad

By Amy Herald
Fun fact: Potatoes are grown in 36 states across the US.
A Big Bowl Of Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad.
May 10, 2020

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

By Katrina Freed
For decades I called this my birthday salad. Every year for as long as I can...
A Large Bowl Of Cucumber And Tomato Salad.
May 8, 2020

Cucumber & Tomato Salad

By Lorene Lloyd
Perfect salad for cookouts and summer meals. Put that veggie and herb garden to work!!!
Two Small Bowls Of Cherry Fluff N Stuff.
May 6, 2020

Cherry Fluff n' Stuff

By Amanda Smith
This salad is a major hit at any gathering. I get many requests to bring this...
Strawberry And Bacon Salad Read To Be Served.
May 2, 2020

Strawberry and Bacon Salad

By Joanne Sarver
A really good salad.
A Small Bowl Of Hawaiian Macaroni Salad.
Apr 30, 2020

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

By Melissa Snow
This recipe comes close to a macaroni salad that is served at a Hawaiian restaurant close...
Paprika Sprinkled Over Momma's German Potato Salad.
Apr 27, 2020

Momma's German Potato Salad

By melanie kenefsky
This dish was handed down by my great grandmother. I still make it for family and...
Kings Hawaiian Tuna Melt Supreme On A Plate With Chips And A Pickle.
Apr 14, 2020

King's Hawaiian Tuna Melt Supreme

By Family Favorites
My personalized version of the old standard tuna melt. One of my favorite lunches with a...
A Bowl Of Savory Summer Seafood Salad.
Apr 4, 2020

Savory Summer Seafood Salad

By DONNA WILL
I love this recipe. It is a hit anytime it is made, Not just for summer,...
A Large Bowl Of Orzo And Spinach Salad.
Apr 4, 2020

Orzo and Spinach Salad

By Grace Pulley
Want something a little different in a summer salad? Well, here it is. This salad is...
A Large Bowl Of Bruschetta Pasta Salad.
Mar 30, 2020

Bruschetta Pasta Salad

By Mikekey *
The flavors of bruschetta in a salad. Great for picnics or potlucks.
Sweet N' Spicy Black Bean Salad Ready To Serve.
Mar 28, 2020

Sweet n' Spicy Black Bean Salad

By Theresa Poma
This is one of my favorite bean salads ever. Sweet, spicy, and FRESH. I love it!
Gluten-free Pasta Salad For Your Next Cookout.
Mar 25, 2020

Gluten-Free Pasta Salad

By Karl Strasser
I have some frends on special diets and everyone loves this salad.
A Large Bowl Of Zucchini Pesto Pasta Salad With Bread On The Side.
Mar 17, 2020

Zucchini Pesto

By Heather Chrane-Dejarnett
I serve this hot or cold with several variations. It's a great meatless meal that even...
Charoset In A Serving Bowl.
Mar 16, 2020

Charoset

By Karen Feinen
This is a traditional Passover recipe but is delicious anytime.
A Big Bowl Of Fruit Salad To Die For.
Mar 12, 2020

Fruit Salad to Die For!

By Betsy Chesser
This is such an easy thing to make and the whole family will enjoy it. I...
A Bowl Of Fruity Nutty Chicken Salad.
Feb 3, 2020

Fruity Nutty Chicken Salad

By Gordon Savell
Every time someone new tries it, I have a new fan. My sister and I made...
A Bowl Of Holiday Cranberry Conserve Ready To Be Served.
Feb 1, 2020

Holiday Cranberry Conserve

By Liz Owen
Note: What is Conserve? Conserves are made with dried or fresh fruits and nuts and are...
A Bowl Of Heavenly Hash Fruit Salad.
Jan 31, 2020

Heavenly Hash Fruit Salad

By Marilyn Deacon
This recipe is been passed down through 4 generations in our family via my mother's side,...
Uncle Wiley's Chicken Salad On A Sandwich.
Jan 31, 2020

Uncle Wiley's Chicken Salad

By Debbie Burbank
My Uncle Wiley lives in Winter Haven Florida. We try to visit him a couple of...
A Bowl Of Brussels Sprouts With Warm Hot Bacon Dressing.
Sep 26, 2019

Brussels Sprouts With Easy Hot Bacon Dressing

By Natalie Houghtby-Haddon
This recipe has been known to transform Brussels sprouts haters into lovers! The dressing can be...
Harvest Fruit Salad With A Spoon To Serve.
Sep 19, 2019

Harvest Fruit Salad

By Michelle Helgesen
I came up with this salad when I was asked to bring a fruit salad to...

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