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Salads for Two

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Honeyed Cranberry Waldorf Salad

Honeyed Cranberry Waldorf Salad

Honeyed Cranberry Waldorf Salad

A touch of honey gives this simple salad a bit of sweetness while chopped apple and celery provide crunch. Best of all, it takes mere minutes to toss together for a quick lunch or side dish.—Barbara McFeters, Aurora, Oregon

Blue Cheese Salad with Onion and Pear

Blue Cheese Salad with Onion and Pear

Blue Cheese Salad with Onion and Pear

This pretty and flavorful salad with a contrast of texture is refreshing and versatile…a nice accompaniment to a variety of entrees. Using this list of ingredients as a base for two, it can easily be increased to serve many more.

Green Bean and Blue Cheese Salad

Green Bean and Blue Cheese Salad

Green Bean and Blue Cheese Salad

This recipe was voted a keeper by the whole family the first time I served it years ago. I like to put the beans and seasoning together in the morning, or even the day before, then add the blue cheese right before serving this salad.—Donna Cline, Pensacola, Florida
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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.

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.

Orange Salad

Orange Salad

Orange Salad

You don't need salt to bring out the fantastic flavor of this zesty salad from our Test Kitchen. A dash of spices and minced cilantro add to its somewhat exotic appeal. TIP: To easily peel the oranges, cut off both ends and stand the orange upright on a cutting board. Cut downward in vertical strips following the curve of the orange to remove the peel.

Neptune Pasta Salad

Neptune Pasta Salad

Neptune Pasta Salad

This my original recipe and very easy to make. It's good for a light supper, and co-workers love it when I bring this to potluck lunches. —Deborah Baumgarten Jacksonville, Florida

Teriyaki Mushroom Salad

Teriyaki Mushroom Salad

Teriyaki Mushroom Salad

"This hot salad is quick, easy and so good," enthuses Janice Mitchell of Aurora, Colorado. "Served with a bowl of hearty tomato soup, it makes a wonderful luncheon."

Acini di Pepe Salad

Acini di Pepe Salad

Acini di Pepe Salad

Looking for a quick lunch idea or fun new side dish? June Herke of Watertown, South Dakota blends veggies, tiny pasta and juicy pineapple bits into this crunchy, creamy salad jam-packed with flavor.

Cucumbers in Sour Cream

Cucumbers in Sour Cream

Cucumbers in Sour Cream

Thank Carmen Edwards in Midland, Texas for this quick, classic summer salad of cool, crunchy cucumber slices in a creamy dressing. “It goes with any entree,” she notes.

Italian Summer Squash Salad

Italian Summer Squash Salad

Italian Summer Squash Salad

"My mother in Florida shared this recipe with me," says Lois Gelzer of Standish, Maine. "It is very colorful...and it's a great way to use up squash."
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