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Comfort Food Salad Recipes

Mix things up with these comfort food salad recipes, including coleslaw, potato salad, cucumber salad, gelatin, macaroni salad, fruit salad, chicken salad, tuna salad, Cobb salad, bean salad and more.

Honey-Mustard Potato Salad

Honey-Mustard Potato Salad

Honey-Mustard Potato Salad

“Whenever there is a picnic or cookout, I am asked to bring this potato salad,” writes Alicia Quadrozzi from Escondido, California. “It’s tangy and a little different.”

Fruity Chicken Salad with Avocado and Cantaloupe

Fruity Chicken Salad with Avocado and Cantaloupe

Fruity Chicken Salad with Avocado and Cantaloupe

“I find that both men and women enjoy this version of chicken salad, whether you serve it at lunchtime or for your evening meal,” writes Marina Jines from Enid, Oklahoma.

Sour Cream Potato Salad

Sour Cream Potato Salad

Sour Cream Potato Salad

Italian dressing and horseradish make this creamy potato salad different from most, plus those ingredients really add some zip! It’s perfect for picnics or potlucks.
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Sunshine Gelatin Mold

Sunshine Gelatin Mold

Sunshine Gelatin Mold

"I serve this cool, creamy gelatin on a bed of lettuce and it's always a big hit." A great way to satisfy your sweet tooth! Marge Nicol, Shannon, Illinois

Creamy 'n' Fruity Gelatin Salad

Creamy 'n' Fruity Gelatin Salad

Creamy 'n' Fruity Gelatin Salad

I CAN remember looking forward to eating this pretty salad when I was a child. It has all the ingredients a child would like. My Grandmother served it during the holidays and on other special occasions and my Mother did the same.

Broccoli Cranberry Slaw

Broccoli Cranberry Slaw

Broccoli Cranberry Slaw

Marie Siciliano of Westerly, Rhode Island needs just four items to toss together this crunchy coleslaw that gets a sweet twist from dried cranberries. The shredded broccoli mixture is lightly coated with convenient prepared dressing.

Delicious Apple Salad

Delicious Apple Salad

Delicious Apple Salad

“This yummy fruit salad was a favorite of my great-grandmother’s,” Sue Gronholz writes from Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. “My family always enjoys it, and I’m happy knowing it’s good for them, too.”

Tuna Macaroni Salad

Tuna Macaroni Salad

Tuna Macaroni Salad

"This jazzed-up tuna recipe came from a nutritionist I worked with at a prenatal clinic," writes Mary pat Eck from Cincinnati, Ohio. "It's so full of protein and flavor that we shared it with many of our clients."

Bow Tie Seafood Salad

Bow Tie Seafood Salad

Bow Tie Seafood Salad

"I served this satisfying pasta salad to a group of hospital volunteers who were quick with compliments. It’s brimming with shrimp and imitation crab and accented with dill," shares Lily Julow, Lawrenceville, Georgia.

Apple 'n' Carrot Slaw

Apple 'n' Carrot Slaw

Apple 'n' Carrot Slaw

"This crispy, colorful slaw is a true crowd-pleaser at any picnic or church gathering. The apples add color and a touch of sweetness," says Julia Livingston, Frostproof, Florida.

Tangy Mushroom Spinach Salad

Tangy Mushroom Spinach Salad

Tangy Mushroom Spinach Salad

The tangy dressing I always pour on this salad can be mixed ahead of time. It's best if you wait to drizzle it on the salad until the very last minute.—Gail Buss, Westminster, Maryland
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