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.


Uncle Wiley's Chicken Salad

By Debbie Burbank
My Uncle Wiley lives in Winter Haven Florida. We try to visit him a couple of...

Catie's Island Tuna Salad

By Catie B
I found this recipe many years ago and adapted it. During the years I made this,...

Cold Chicken Salad

By Lonna Weidemann
I make this ahead of time for camping. It is easy to dish up.

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!

Quick Summer Tortellini Salad

By Deb Justus
This is a quick delicious summer salad. Perfect for picnics, no need to refrigerate. A little...

The BEST Glazed Fruit Salad!

By Megan Haskins
I found this recipe in a 1950s reminisce magazine. I tweaked it by adding orange marmalade,...

Cucumber & Tomato Salad

By Lorene Lloyd
Perfect salad for cookouts and summer meals. Put that veggie and herb garden to work!!!

Fruit Salad to Die For!

By Betsy Chesser
This is such an easy thing to make and the whole family will enjoy it. I...

Deli-Style Pasta Salad

By Linda Easley
The flavors blend wonderfully when it is chilled overnight and keeps well for several days. A...

Mom's Taco Salad

By Debby DeRousse
My mother made this for our rather large family in the hot summers back in the...

Marinated Cucumbers, onions and tomatoes

By Angie Buehler
I grew up marinating cucumbers, onions and tomatoes every summer as a side dish. Always a...

Family Favorite Panzanella Salad

By Family Favorites
Italian Panzanella Salad or Bread Salad is an awesome way to use up any day-old dinner...

Mediterranean Salad

By liz carrier
Light salad with a great Greek flavor...

Donna's Macaroni Salad

By Elaine Moretti
Everyone always asks me to make double so they will have some to take home in...

2 beans and sweet pepper salad

By hanaa abiskaron
it is best if eaten the day after .

Frito Corn Salad

By Pamela Floyd
This recipe was given to me by my neice. Not long after she was married...

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

By Katrina Freed
For decades I called this my birthday salad. Every year for as long as I can...

Pasta Slaw

By Shelene Wilhelm
We came up with this recipe after eating pasta slaw at Nordy's BBQ. Neither my husband...

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...

Butternut Squash, Carrot, Apple & Cranberry Salad

By Darci Juris
Five servings of vegetables a day... that's what they say. This recipe should easily help you...

Mom's Macaroni Salad

By Darci Juris
Elbow macaroni, celery, sweet relish, and hard-boiled egg make up my mom’s macaroni salad. Light and...

Cottage Cheese Jello Salad

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

Ranch Pasta Salad

By Dawn Whitted
This is one of my most requested pasta salads at my house. There are few ingredients...

Crab Salad

By Tammy longbrake
Every time my husband and I go to a buffet , I always have to have...
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