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Southwest Salads

Looking for recipes for southwest salads? Taste of Home has the best southwest salads recipes from real cooks like you, featuring reviews, ratings, how-to videos and tips.

Garbanzo Avocado Salad

Garbanzo Avocado Salad

Garbanzo Avocado Salad

This salad is so hearty I've often served it as the main course with soup and bread. It you're looking for a deliciously different salad, this recipe's for you!

Guacamole Mousse with Salsa

Guacamole Mousse with Salsa

Guacamole Mousse with Salsa

People who try this comment on the beautiful color and great combination of cool creamy guacamole topped with zesty salsa. This unique dish really captures the flavor of the Southwest.

Spiced Corn Salad

Spiced Corn Salad

Spiced Corn Salad

This is my mother's recipe. With just the right amount of zip, it's one of my favorite dishes to serve at a good old-fashioned Texas barbecue.
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Spinach Salad with Avocado Dressing

Spinach Salad with Avocado Dressing

Spinach Salad with Avocado Dressing

I love trying new recipes, adding my own touch with a little of this and a pinch of that. This fresh salad nicely combines vegetables, flavors, textures and colors.

Baked Chimichanga Salad

Baked Chimichanga Salad

Baked Chimichanga Salad

I frequently prepare a large pork roast so I can have leftovers for these chicmichangas. My family prefers this salad version to the deep-fried variety.

Warm Fajita Salad

Warm Fajita Salad

Warm Fajita Salad

A friend shared this recipe with me after picking it up at a pork producers convention. Since then, I've prepared it for customers of my catering business with rave reviews.

Tex-Mex Green Bean Salad

Tex-Mex Green Bean Salad

Tex-Mex Green Bean Salad

This salad is a family favorite at cookouts. It's especially good with barbecued beef, which is so popular here in Texas.

Black 'n' White Bean Salad

Black 'n'  White Bean Salad

Black 'n' White Bean Salad

Black 'n' White Bean Salad is a cool, hearty side dish Kay Ogden created after tasting a similar one in a restaurant. "It goes together in no time and complements most entrees," reports this Grants Pass, Oregon reader.

Zesty Gazpacho Salad

Zesty Gazpacho Salad

Zesty Gazpacho Salad

This refreshing salad is excellent for a summer cookout. Since you mix it ahead, the flavors have time to blend and there's no last minute fussing. My friends ask me to bing it every time we get together for a meal. —Teresa Fischer, Munster, Indiana

Avocado Citrus Salad

Avocado Citrus Salad

Avocado Citrus Salad

We have a 2-1/2-acre avocado grove. It's located on a high slope just north of town. In the distance, we see foothills covered with avocado and citrus groves. Those two crops make a great combination in this salad. Friends always request it. —Dorothy Kostas, Escondido, California

Black Bean Salad

Black Bean Salad

Black Bean Salad

From Iowa City, Iowa, Peg Kenkel-Thomsen notes, "This salad goes wonderfully with chicken and Mexican main dishes and is great when you need something quick for a potluck," Make it for small change—a mere 43¢ per serving.
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