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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...


Almond-Apricot Chicken Salad

6 reviews

Here's a one-of-a-kind pasta salad that combines tender chicken, sweet apricots and crunchy vegetables. Plus, the lemony dressing can't be...


Shaved Asparagus Salad

It's fast and healthy!


Pecan-Crusted Chicken Salad with Fig Vinaigrette

2 reviews

This entree salad is suitable for family dinners as well as, entertaining. Herb-coated chicken tenders are served on a bed...

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,...


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...

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...


Strawberry Feta Tossed Salad

5 reviews

A neighbor served this wonderful salad at a summer barbecue. I've since experimented with many ingredient combinations, but this one...


Ham Salad

3 reviews

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


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...

Brie and Wild Mushroom Soup

4 reviews

I obtained this recipe at a local home and garden show a few years ago. The rich, comforting soup is...


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...


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...


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....


Nutty Chicken Sandwiches

2 reviews

Crushed pineapple gives these chicken salad sandwiches a bit of sweetness, while pecans add a bit of crunch.

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...


Tequila-Lime Fruit Salad

13 reviews

Looking for a fast, colorful side to round out any meal? This refreshing fruit salad is pure perfection! —Angela Howland,...


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...


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...


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...


Strawberry Soup

3 reviews

From Massena, New York, Lucia Johnson shares this refreshing chilled soup that's a lovely addition to a special brunch or...


Romaine & Orange Salad with Lime Dressing

3 reviews

Three ingredients plus a dressing equals a quick salad for special occasions. I first had it at a friend's wedding,...

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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...


Tequila Vinaigrette with Greens

Here’s a zingy vinaigrette with Southwestern flair. We serve it with added toppings like apples, mandarin oranges, feta cheese and...


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...


Tangy Asparagus Soup

1 review

A dollop of creme fraiche makes this pretty soup an ideal starter for an elegant spring dinner party. A cheese...


Fruity Chicken Salad Mini Sandwiches

Chicken salad ranks among the classics, and this version is a hit at parties of all kinds. Feel free to...


Mint-Cucumber Tomato Sandwiches

4 reviews

I jazzed up the quintessential teatime cucumber sandwich to suit my family's tastes. This was my absolute go-to sandwich last...