Garden Salad Recipes

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Flat Iron Steak Salad

1 review

My steak salad with avocado and radishes is a big plate of summer deliciousness. I sometimes add dried cranberries and cherry tomatoes, but you can customize it to suit your tastes. —Marla Clark, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Layered Roast Beef Salad

3 reviews

I've prepared this fast-to-fix salad for my bridge club several times, and I always get requests for the recipe," reports...

Hearty Spinach Salad

Ground beef turns an ordinary spinach salad into a main dish. Minced garlic adds just the right amount of zip....

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Southwestern Taco Salad

1 review

I came across this recipe while spending a winter in Arizona. Now as soon as we return home each spring,...

Snow Peas and Beef Salad

1 review

"In this delicious main-dish salad, savory strips of broiled streak are lightly dressed along the water chestnuts, mushrooms and onions,...

Greens with Bacon & Cranberries

3 reviews

After eating this fabulous dinner salad at a restaurant while we were on vacation, I couldn’t wait to get back...

Bacon & Cheese Salad

I ordered this salad at a restaurant. The kitchen staff wouldn't share the salad dressing recipe, so I created my...

Terrific Taco Salad

I invented this recipe several years ago. It's quick to make, and uses ingredients I usually have on hand in...

Salad in a Bread Bowl

1 review

When I made salads in the past, I always served fresh-from-the-oven bread. Not this fun recipe combines these two great...

Beef Strip Salad

For a refreshing meal in minutes, Betty Gregoire of Austin, Texas adds chilled beef tenderloin to a tasty green salad...

Bacon Swiss Romaine Salad

1 review

This yummy salad features Swiss cheese, crispy bacon and crunchy cashews with a swift, from-scratch dressing. “I’m frequently asked for...

Beef Stir-Fry Salad Main Dish

Stir-frying is one of my favorite cooking techniques. I love how the vegetable still have a crunch and how tender...

Zesty Steak Salad

1 review

Stir-fried steak and veggies give this hearty salad a cozy kick.
Add any of your favorite salad ingredients like...

Tangy Beef Salad

Prepared Catalina dressing adds tangy-sweet flavor to this fast fresh-tasting salad. It's chock-full of good stuff, including crisp lettuce, tomatoes,...

Layered Taco Salad

1 review

I invented this taco salad to make my kids happy. Make it with ground beef, ground turkey or ground chicken...

Potluck Taco Salad

15 reviews

I found this recipe in an old school cookbook, and I've taken it to many potlucks since then. The layers...

Beef Tenderloin Salad

1 review

Slices of tender beef, fresh asparagus and juicy tomatoes high-light this attractive main-dish salad from our Test Kitchen.

Meat Lover’s Bread Salad

Growing up, we loved visiting a sandwich joint in Nebraska. The awesome sandwiches inspired my salad of bread and cold...

Quick Taco Platter

1 review

This fast-to-fix main dish is like a huge taco salad. Even the kids love it.—Celia Rixman, Sylmar, California

Warm Beef and Spinach Salad

1 review

Sliced beef and tasty onions top this simple spinach salad. The dressing is thick, hearty and tangy, and is just...

“Trash Bag” Taco Salad

16 reviews

I use this recipe for church functions and patio parties and assign each guest an ingredient. This simple and economical...

Beef Taco Salad

This salad is a flavorful, colorful way to impress that special someone! Jan Koelleen shares it from her home in...

Asparagus Ham Salad

1 review

I received this recipe from a home economics teacher and now I serve it every spring time when the asparagus...

Beef Fajita Salad

4 reviews

This easy salad features colorful peppers, beans, tomato and tender strips of beef. The beef marinates for only 10 minutes,...

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Cheesy Beef Taco Salad

3 reviews

Arlene Ghent of St. Joseph, Michigan says, "I often double the recipe so there are leftovers for lunch the next...

Thai Beef Pasta Salad

7 reviews

A local restaurant served this unique salad, and we loved it so much that we created our own version. It's...

Catalina Taco Salad

10 reviews

This quick and easy taco salad is popular with the teen campers at the youth camp my husband directs. Our...

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Balsamic Steak Salad

7 reviews

My husband loves blue cheese and I like a hearty salad that eats like a meal, so I put the...

Thai Steak Salad

3 reviews

Thai recipes are popular in our household, so my husband and I developed this fresh, easy alternative to...

Spicy Ground Beef Salad

4 reviews

This delicious salad doesn't skimp on or flavor. I make it often, especially on days when I'm pressed for time....