Blue Ribbon Healthy Salad Recipes


Marinated Cucumbers, Onions and Tomatoes

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

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...

Crunchy Pea Salad

By Linda Brown
I saw this recipe on Hidden Valley Ranch website and it looked too good not to...

ORANGE CHICKEN SALAD

By CC MCCART-FROST
This is lovely for a light supper at the end of a summers day as you...

Romaine Salad

By Vic Gatto
This is a recipe I learned (or stole) from my wife. The nuts and Ramen...

Basil Tomatoes

By Judy Sprague
If at all possible, use fresh, homegrown tomatoes - you'll be in heaven!

Basil Tomato Salad

By Belinda Ramsey
I LOVE this salad! Not only does it taste yummy... it's extremely EASY!! The best of...

Mediterranean Salad

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

Eva's Green Salad

By Leslie Holt
This recipe is super easy to make. The dressing is delicious (for a little variety...

Robin's Fresh Fruit Salad

By Robin Hearon
This is a wonderful and refreshing side dish that is perfect for any summer occasion. The...

Harvest Fruit Salad

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

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...

Sunshine in a Bowl

By Amy Croyle
I came up with this when my sister was pregnant with her first child. She would...

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

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

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

By Rhea Altamura
I started making these for cookouts. By request, I now make them year-around. Some people...

Avocado Citrus Salad

By NIKKI SMITH
I love avocados!!! So why not have a nice refreshing avocado salad. You can also use...

Flavorfully Fantastic Chicken Salad Sandwich

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

Ethiopian Tomato Salad

By Laurie Sanders
I took an African cooking class this week and this is the salad we made to...

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad

By Grishma Shah
Watermelon Mozzarella Salad is very easy to make, flavorful, and crowd-pleasing. It is perfect for your...

Chicken Waldorf Salad

By Marlene Fields
My husband and I both love this as a main dish salad. What could be easier,...

Zucchini Pesto

By Heather Chrane-Dejarnett
I serve this hot or cold with several variations. It's a great meatless meal that even...

Millie's Holy Guacamole Pasta Salad

By Millie P. York
I do a lot of cooking for the hospitality team at my church and I was...

Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken Breast with Southwest Yellow Rice...

By Barbara Mayo
This dish so, so easy to prepare and can be served hot or cold. Little heat...

Cilantro Lime Seafood Salad (In An Avocado Boat)

By Lisa 'Gayle' Goff
I took this to our monthly ladies luncheon and it was a hit with the ladies...
Recipes for All You Lemon Lovers

Recipes for All You Lemon Lovers


In warmer weather, my taste buds gravitate towards lemon. Sweet and savory, I look for ways to incorporate their wonderful tart flavor into my meals. If you love lemon anything as I do, you’re going to want to try these Blue Ribbon recipes. Homemade waffles are an easy breakfast. Jamallah Bergman’s (Atlanta, GA) Lemon Poppy […]

20 Spring Salad Recipes

20 Spring Salad Recipes


Fresh, bright, and bursting with flavor, these springtime salads are healthy and delicious. Using seasonal ingredients, these spring salads are full of asparagus, radishes, peas, avocados, berries, lemon, and mint – making for one tasty side dish or main meal. Who knew we would love salads so much? Get ready to Pinch these spring salads!

6 Pina Colada-Inspired Recipes

6 Pina Colada-Inspired Recipes


One sip of a pina colada and you’re transported to the tropics. Filled with pineapple, coconut, and rum flavor, they’re a summertime staple. Sometimes though, you want to enjoy the flavors of a pina colada without making a cocktail. When those cravings hit, try any of these pina colada-inspired recipes. They’re much less expensive to […]