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.


Cool & Tangy Marinated Cucumbers

By Amy H.
My Grandma always used to make these and they're awesome. I could never find the recipe...

Mama's Deviled Eggs

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

Uncle Wiley's Chicken Salad

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

Pretzel Salad

By Leslie Holt
Not your usual salad, but delicious nonetheless!

Summer Spaghetti Salad

By Rhonda Gibson
This is one of my favorite summer dishes!

Broccoli Slaw Salad

By Laura Y.
Super easy and fast if you regularly have these items on hand. If you prefer home-cooked bacon...

Frito Corn Salad

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

Summertime or Anytime Fruit Salad

By Kendra W. Raymond
This yummy and refreshing salad goes well with a breakfast or brunch. It is also a...

Pasta Slaw

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

Deli Mac Salad

By Helene Mulvihill
This is a family recipe from my husband's family. They owned a deli in NJ many...

Savory Summer Seafood Salad

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

Cobb Potato Salad

By Linda BONWILL
I have been making potato salad for years. The dressing has always been the same...delicious!...

Orzo Salad

By Lindsey McCue
This is a favorite salad I make often. It's so versatile you can really make it...

Lizzy's Famous Pecan Chicken Salad

By Elizabeth Lancaster
Back in the early 2000's I went out to eat with my Grandpa Klepper, and he...

Grape Salad

By Deb Justus
My brother, who loves cooking as much as I do, served this recipe at one of...

Maggie's Everything Slaw

By Callie Godwin
Had everything to make cole slaw plus a lot of home grown veggies. So I...

Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad

By Robin Dextradeur
As everyone has a different taste, you can change this up and use blue cheese dressing...

Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad

By Fran Miller
One of my "go to" recipes for covered dish dinners or a quick, light meal at...

Black-Eyed Pea Salad

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

Bacon & Tomato Pasta Salad

By Marianne Gleason
Perfect for these hot summer nights! Goes together quickly and not too heavy! Serving...

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...

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

Better Than Sex Fruit Salad

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