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Balsamic Chicken Pasta

Balsamic Chicken Pasta

Balsamic Chicken Pasta

“Balsamic vinaigrette gives a refreshing zing to this pasta dish,” says Bill Hilbrich of Saint Cloud, Minnesota. “It can be served hot or refrigerated and served as a cold salad.”

Confetti Pea Salad

Confetti Pea Salad

Confetti Pea Salad

There’s something for every taste in this well-dressed medley from Marie Beardsley of Big Sandy, Texas. Peas, pasta, chicken, apples, walnuts (and more!) make this a hearty main-dish salad you’ll enjoy year-round.

Cool Lime Salad

Cool Lime Salad

Cool Lime Salad

I've made this recipe for many years. Since my husband is diabetic, one-portion recipes work out well for us.—Elnora Johnson, Union City, Tennessee
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Cran-Apple Waldorf Salad

Cran-Apple Waldorf Salad

Cran-Apple Waldorf Salad

A small-quantity salad can still be special, as this recipe proves. "I like the crisp apple, crunchy celery and chewy dried cranberries in a delightful dressing," says DeLoris Nance from Auburn, Washington.

Creamy Green Bean Salad

Creamy Green Bean Salad

Creamy Green Bean Salad

IN our early years of marriage, my husband asked me to make bean salad "like his mother's". I've tried many versions, but this is the one our whole family likes best. In the past, I'd can about 50 quarts of green beans every year, but now my husband suggests I can only enough to keep making this salad. -Lorraine Mix, Remer, Minnesota

Creamy Potato Salad with Parseley

Creamy Potato Salad with Parseley

Creamy Potato Salad with Parseley

A tangy twist on a creamy picnic classic, this potato salad from Catherine Rausch in Palm Coast, Florida is filling, flavorful and a great addition to casual summer menus.

Egg Rice Salad

Egg Rice Salad

Egg Rice Salad

THE FIRST TIME I tried this salad, I knew it was a keeper. Using rice as the basic ingredient is a refreshing change. I serve it as a luncheon salad or a side dish for a main meal. Garnished with olives and tomato wedges, it makes a colorful addition to the table. -Flois Price, Morgan, Texas

Grapefruit Lettuce Salad

Grapefruit Lettuce Salad

Grapefruit Lettuce Salad

A light vinaigrette flavored with cilantro and grapefruit juice drapes this tangy salad from Vivian Haen of Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. "You can make the vinaigrette ahead because it keeps well in the refrigerator," Vivian notes.

Hearty Ground Beef Salad

Hearty Ground Beef Salad

Hearty Ground Beef Salad

In Wexford, Pennsylvania, Ruth Carter relies on this hearty salad for a quick dinner on busy workdays. “My husband likes the spicy Southwestern flavor and it’s a favorite of mine, too.” TIP: Try serving this flavorful twist on taco salad rolled up in a flour tortilla topped with guacamole, chopped fresh tomatoes and diced sweet onions.

Kidney Bean Salad

Kidney Bean Salad

Kidney Bean Salad

My daughter's friend once brought this salad as a side dish for our dinner. It was so good. Since it's a good source of protein, it makes a great light lunch or dinner entree.

Pear Chicken Salad with Maple Vinaigrette

Pear Chicken Salad with Maple Vinaigrette

Pear Chicken Salad with Maple Vinaigrette

Classic pear salad gets an innovative makeover with chicken and maple vinaigrette. This special main dish from Chrysa Duran of Cambridge, Minnesota is served over crisp romaine for a refreshing experience.
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