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Southwest Layered Cornbread Salad

With no last-minute assembly needed, this layered salad is ready for a spot on the party buffet.
—Rod & Sue Brusius, Omro, Wisconsin

Quick Layered Lettuce Salad

My family gets bored with plain lettuce salads. This one also features cauliflower, broccoli and onion. It's a treasured recipe...


Sunday Layered Salad

—Mildred Sherrer, Fort Worth, Texas


Christmas Ribbon Salad

13 reviews

Spirits are light at holiday time around Debra Stoner's home--and so are many of the meas she serves. "I make...


Cauliflower Lettuce Salad

2 reviews

This crispy crunchy salad captures the flavor of seven-layer salad with a few less layers and fuss. This is one...

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...


Ham and Swiss Layered Salad

Layered salads rank among the classics in the potluck hall of fame. In this one, the combination of ham, cheese,...

Layered Chalupa Salad

This favorite is always requested for various family occasions. Although it serves a lot of people, this zippy salad doesn't...


Layered Ham and Spinach Salad

1 review

Here's a delicious salad that's sure to be a favorite with your family and friends. It's very easy to make.


Easy Layered Fruit Salad

To dress up a fresh fruit salad, Linda Cowan tops it with a sweet creamy concoction. "The original recipe called...


Sunny Layered Salad

5 reviews

For our orangy occasion, I topped the colorful layers of this appealing salad with mandarin oranges. Presented in a glass...

Layered Veggie Egg Salad

For a tasty twist on traditional layered vegetable salad, we added leftover egg salad to the mayonnaise version. Fresh spinach...


7-10 Split Layered Salad

3 reviews

Although bowlers tend to frown when they leave a split, the team was all smiles over this salad. It is...


Layered Basil Salad

8 reviews

The basil in the dressing makes this salad stand out from the usual layered ones. The colorful ingredients look beautiful...


Layered Garden Bean Salad

2 reviews

For easy entertaining, cover and refrigerate the salad a few hours before guests arrive so you don't have to bother...


Layered Spinach Salad

4 reviews

When this dish goes on a buffet, it's a real eye-catcher with its colorful layers. People enjoy the unique addition...

Layered Spinach & Orange Salad

A simple homemade vinaigrette coats this colorful salad sprinkled with mandarin oranges and shavings of Parmesan cheese. If you like...


Layered Gelatin Salad

It's nice to offer a cool gelatin salad as an alternate to hot side dishes. Make it ahead and relax...


Harvest Layered Salad

Unlike most layered salads that have a mayonnaise topping, this version features a tasty vinegar-and-oil dressing. I often double it...


Layered Southwestern Chicken Salad

1 review

This beautiful salad is pretty enough to be a centerpiece, and it comes together in a snap. But don't tell...


Simple Layered Spinach Salad

I'm always on the lookout for new spinach salads, and I particularly like this one. It can be prepared ahead...


Layered Salad with Walnuts

2 reviews

I love to cook and often make this refreshing layer salad. It looks so pretty in a glass bowl. Our...


Layered Italian Chicken Salad

This layered lettuce salad makes a beautiful presentation in a glass bowl. Once the lettuce is in the bowl, place...


Tropical Layered Chicken Salad

This is a fresh and delicious recipe that is a big hit whenever I take it to a potluck—always the...

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12-Hour Salad

18 reviews

This recipe was Mom's scrumptious scheme to get her kids to eat vegetables. She never had any trouble when she...


Mini Layered Salad

1 review

“I received this recipe from my dear aunt 20 years ago,” writes Carmen Edwards from Midland, Texas. “It’s my very...


Strawberry-Banana Gelatin Salad

8 reviews

Our family gatherings wouldn't be the same without this classic gelatin salad with its festive fruit layers. Since it stays...


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...


Layered Orange Gelatin

1 review

"I reduced the calories and fat in a tangy gelatin recipe my mom gave me," explains Angie Philkill of Zeeland,...


Easy Layered Salad

Because I enjoy spending a fair amount of time in the kitchen, our kids have also learned to like cooking....