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Salad Dressing Recipes

Looking for dressing recipes? Find delicious dressing recipes for salads including ranch dressing, caesar salad dressing recipes, and more dressing recipes and ideas.

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When we grill, my mother asks me to make the family macaroni salad. To make it extra creamy, I like to keep a small amount of dressing separate and stir it in just before serving. —Carly Curtin, Ellicott City, Maryland
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Sweet Poppy Seed Dressing

Sweet Poppy Seed Dressing

Sweet Poppy Seed Dressing

All of my favorite salads are topped off with this homemade dressing. I use this sweet poppy seed concoction to drizzle over fruit salads with strawberries, grapes, oranges and bananas...or over spinach and toasted pecans.

Armenian Garden Salad

Armenian Garden Salad

Armenian Garden Salad

Salads play a big role in Armenian cuisine. Every ingredient is chopped very fine, and we sometimes heap them on Armenian pizza, folding it over like a salad sandwich. —Jean L. Ecos, Hartland, Wisconsin

Zesty Spinach Mushroom Salad

Zesty Spinach Mushroom Salad

Zesty Spinach Mushroom Salad

With flavors of garlic and basil, this homemade dressing comes together in a snap and adds zest as a side to any main dish.
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Jicama Romaine Salad

Jicama Romaine Salad

Jicama Romaine Salad

Stephanie Homme and her family in Baton Rouge, Louisiana are real fans of jicama. “It’s a Mexican root vegetable that’s like a cross between a turnip and sweet potato,” she explains. “It’s juicy, sweet and adds crunch and heat to this wonderful salad with feisty Mexican flair.”

Crunchy Lettuce Salad

Crunchy Lettuce Salad

Crunchy Lettuce Salad

There are several variations to this Asian-style salad. But this is the one most folks prefer. Toasted almonds, chow mein noodles and sesame seeds contribute to this salad's "crunch".—Sue McLaughlin, Onawa, Iowa

Grilled Apple Tossed Salad

Grilled Apple Tossed Salad

Grilled Apple Tossed Salad

The grilled apples in this salad combine so well with the blue cheese, walnuts and balsamic dressing. I like to serve it on pink Depression glass dessert plates from my great-grandmother. —Paul Soska, Toledo, Ohio

Tangy Marinated Vegetables

Tangy Marinated Vegetables

Tangy Marinated Vegetables

A tangy dressing makes this refreshing vegetable blend especially pleasing. You could serve it as an appetizer or a side dish. Sometimes I use thinly sliced carrots, zucchini or pearl onions. -Priscilla Weaver Hagerstown, Maryland

Cranberry-Sesame Spinach Salad

Cranberry-Sesame Spinach Salad

Cranberry-Sesame Spinach Salad

For a feast or any occasion, we love this snappy fall salad that balances sweet and sour with good crunch from almonds and sesame seeds. —Stephanie Smoley, Rochester, Minnesota

Peachy Pecan Salad

Peachy Pecan Salad

Peachy Pecan Salad

You'll only need a total of six ingredients—three for the refreshing citrus dressing and three for the colorful salad. You can replace the pecans in the salad with walnuts or almonds to better suit your tastes.—Elissa Armbruster, Medford, New Jersey

Sunflower Broccoli Salad

Sunflower Broccoli Salad

Sunflower Broccoli Salad

“This crisp salad is so refreshing we always lick the bowl clean,” says Marilyn Newcomer of Sun City, California.

Italian Salad Dressing

Italian Salad Dressing

Italian Salad Dressing

I always have this dressing on hand, since it yields a large jar. Italian salad dressing is versatile and compatible with many combinations of vegetables, so the cook can get creative. —Maxine Johnson Fenton, Michigan

Tossed Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

Tossed Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

Tossed Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

A unique lime vinaigrette adds just the right amount of tang, making this tossed salad stand out from any others. Mix and match your favorite salad greens and veggies.

Blueberry Salsa Salad

Blueberry Salsa Salad

Blueberry Salsa Salad

For this deliciously different salad, Priscilla Gilbert tops mixed greens with a sweet-tart fruit medley seasoned with onion and cilantro. "It was a hit when I prepared it for our 50th wedding anniversary," she relates from Indian Harbour Beach, Florida.

Mixed Greens with Lemon Champagne Vinaigrette

Mixed Greens with Lemon Champagne Vinaigrette

Mixed Greens with Lemon Champagne Vinaigrette

Every forkful of this spectacular salad has a crunch from walnuts, a burst of flavor from pomegranate seeds and a smooth finish from the simple vinaigrette.—Ray Uyeda, Mountain View, California
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