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48 Easy Side Salads That Go With Any Meal

These simple side salad recipes are the perfect co-star for any main dish. Add a splash of color to dinner tonight.

Summer Tea Sandwiches

2 reviews

These dainty finger sandwiches are perfect for casual picnics or luncheons. Tarragon-seasoned chicken complements cucumber and cantaloupe slices. —Taste of...


Watermelon Baby Carriage

3 reviews

This fruit-filled carriage was made for my daughter's baby shower and was a huge hit. Fill it with any fruit...


Pita Pocket Chicken Salad

9 reviews

We wanted something cool for lunch one summer day, so I tossed together whatever I had in the refrigerator. This...


Walnut-Cream Cheese Finger Sandwiches

4 reviews

Guests at an English tea my wife and I hosted thought these little sandwiches were fabulous. Even people who are...

Ham Salad

3 reviews

I first made this for a shower, and everyone raved about it. Now when I go to a potluck, I...


Merry Berry Salad

9 reviews

Dried cranberries, crunchy apple chunks and toasted almonds dress up this crisp green salad. It's drizzled with a sweet-tart dressing...

Arkansas Travelers

1 review

I came across this club-style sandwich in a tearoom in Arkansas. I brought the "secret" arkansas travelers recipe back home,...


Strawberry Spinach Salad with Raspberry Dressing

8 reviews

Berries add a pop of color to this favorite salad that’s part of my gluten-free menu. My challenge is to...


Fresh Fruit Combo

2 reviews

Whenever I take this eye-catching fruit salad to a party or gathering, people ask for the recipe. The blueberries and...


Crab Salad Tea Sandwiches

2 reviews

I make these sandwiches for showers, weddings, and special family events. I got the recipe from a friend many years...

Chicken Avocado Salad

10 reviews

This is the first time I've ever shared this recipe, but it's one that my family and friends request for...


Cucumber Tea Sandwiches

4 reviews

My children wanted to plant a garden, and we ended up with buckets of cucumbers. When I tired of making...


Strawberry, Cucumber & Honeydew Salad

4 reviews

Strawberries and cucumbers together—I just love this combination! We used to eat a lot of cucumbers growing up in upstate...


Glazed Fruit Medley

11 reviews

The orange dressing on this salad complements the fresh fruit flavors beautifully. It’s perfect for a spring or summer brunch....


Blood Orange Avocado Salad

2 reviews

My refreshing side salad is such a nice addition to our calorie-loaded Thanksgiving dinner. Use regular oranges if you can't...

Cranberry-Walnut Chicken Salad Sandwiches

8 reviews

I made these simple yet special cranberry walnut chicken salad sandwiches for a birthday party. Tangy cranberries and crunchy celery...


Tortellini Caesar Salad

28 reviews

This salad was served at a dear friend's baby shower by a health-conscious friend, who suggested the dressing be prepared...


Pear Waldorf Pitas

1 review

Here's a guaranteed table brightener for a shower, luncheon or party. Just stand back and watch these sandwiches vanish. For...


Party Pitas

10 reviews

Whenever the women of our church host a shower, these pita sandwiches appear on the menu. Not only are they...


Watermelon Basket

2 reviews

To make a watermelon basket, start by cutting the watermelon into shape. Then fill it with melon balls to serve...


Candied Pecan Pear Salad

1 review

For special occasions, I like to dress up packaged salad greens with sweet pears, crunchy pecans and a slightly tart...


Grape Turkey Salad

1 review

"To maintain freshness, serve this make-ahead salad on a chilled platter and replenish often," says field editor Sue Ross of...


Spinach Raspberry Salad

1 review

"My family is always thrilled to see this lovely refreshing salad on the table," remarks Valerie Mitchell from Hudson, Ohio....

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Turkey, Gouda & Apple Tea Sandwiches

3 reviews

Cut into triangles or quarters, these fun mini sandwiches are a tasty addition to an afternoon tea gathering. The cranberry...


Italian Dressing Pasta Salad

1 review

This colorful salad is hearty enough to be a light meal in itself. It's a great make-ahead dish, since the...


Savory Cucumber Sandwiches

5 reviews

Italian salad dressing is an easy way to add zip to this simple spread. You can also use it as...