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Salads for Two

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Tangy Cucumber Gelatin

Tangy Cucumber Gelatin

Tangy Cucumber Gelatin

A friend shared this recipe with me years ago. She had a vegetable garden and always had a good yield of cucumbers. This pleasant, comforting salad is the right amount for one or two. The cucumber and green onions give a nice texture contrast and refreshing crunch. -Bernadeane McWilliam, Decatur, Illinois

Fruit 'n' Veggie Salad

Fruit 'n' Veggie Salad

Fruit 'n' Veggie Salad

"This lovely salad, which combines vegetables, fruit and a sweet/tart dressing, is a tasty change from the ordinary," notes Jean Conway of Anaheim, California.

Compote of Fruit

Compote of Fruit

Compote of Fruit

"This different and refreshing combination of fruits is a welcome side dish my husband, Jim, and I enjoy with breakfast or lunch," says Genise Krause from Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. "The light dressing lets the goodness of the fruit come through."
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Cheesy BLT Salad

Cheesy BLT Salad

Cheesy BLT Salad

"Frank's Salad" is what this was called at Palm's Cafe in Columbus, Indiana. When my new husband and I were just out of college with little money for entertainment or dining out, we enjoyed this salad often. It has remained a favorite in a family that grew from two to seven. -Maxine Wheeler, Columbus, Indiana

Crunchy Veggie Salad

Crunchy Veggie Salad

Crunchy Veggie Salad

"A friend gave me the recipe for this colorful refreshing salad 30 years ago," says Gusty Crum of Dover, Ohio. "It's wonderful alongside baked chicken."

Radish Cucumber Salad

Radish Cucumber Salad

Radish Cucumber Salad

I put this salad together with vegetables I had left in my garden. My family liked it so well, I started bringing it to community suppers and was often asked for the recipe. It's a refreshing side dish for any meat entree. -Mildred Sherrer, Bay City , Texas

Warm Chicken Spinach Salad

Warm Chicken Spinach Salad

Warm Chicken Spinach Salad

"Since my husband, Bob, and I are empty nesters, I'm always looking for quick, healthy and eye-appealing dishes for the two of us," writes field editor Shirley Glaab of Hattiesburg, Mississippi. "This pretty main-dish salad has a hint of ginger and a nice crunch from the walnuts."

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

Crunchy Kraut Salad

Crunchy Kraut Salad

Crunchy Kraut Salad

Anyone who likes sauerkraut will enjoy this salad. I serve it as a side dish with ham, any kind of sausage or a sandwich. -Mrs. J.B. Culwell, Arlington, Texas

Easy Blue Cheese Dressing

Easy Blue Cheese Dressing

Easy Blue Cheese Dressing

This tangy salad dressing can be ready to serve in 15 minutes or less. We like the blend of flavors with the blue cheese.
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