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Yellow Squash Turkey Salad

 Yellow Squash Turkey Salad
“This is my favorite fast recipe,” writes Mildred Sherrer of Roanoke, Texas. A wonderful mix of flavors and textures, this impressive salad can be made in minutes for lunch or as a dinnertime side dish.
2 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 10 min.


  • 4 cups spring mix salad greens
  • 1/4 pound thinly sliced deli smoked turkey, cut into 1-inch strips
  • 1 small yellow summer squash, halved lengthwise and sliced
  • 1 small pear, chopped
  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries
  • 1/3 cup honey-roasted sliced almonds
  • 1/4 cup cubed cheddar cheese
  • 1/3 cup red wine vinaigrette


  • In a large bowl, combine the first seven ingredients. Drizzle with
  • vinaigrette and toss to coat. Serve immediately. Yield: 2 servings.
Wine: Light-Bodied White Wine: Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.