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Simple Salad Recipes

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Feta cheese adds a salty kick to this fuss-free salad. Estelle suggests making it a day ahead so that the flavors can meld. Estelle Lauletta — Boston, Massachusetts
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Feta Garbanzo Bean Salad

Feta Garbanzo Bean Salad

Feta Garbanzo Bean Salad

This super-quick chickpea salad is a hit with my crowd. If there are any leftovers (rarely happens), turn them into a pita for lunch. —Judy Doepel, Ballston Lake, New York

Chicken & Fruit Spinach Salads

Chicken & Fruit Spinach Salads

Chicken & Fruit Spinach Salads

Here’s a smart choice for busy nights! It takes 10 minutes to prepare and stops hungry tummies from growling in moments. Serve with whole grain rolls to round out the meal. —Jesse Klausmeier, Burbank, California

Colorful Pea Salad

Colorful Pea Salad

Colorful Pea Salad

In Delano, Minnesota, Marlene Muckenhirn stirs up a light buttermilk and herb dressing to coat this colorful combination of green peas, crunchy carrots and mozzarella cheese cubes.
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Honey-Yogurt Berry Salad

Honey-Yogurt Berry Salad

Honey-Yogurt Berry Salad

I wanted my family to eat more fruit but not more sugary ingredients. This berry salad lets you play with different low-fat yogurts and fruits. —Betsy King, Duluth, Minnesota

Artichoke Tossed Salad

Artichoke Tossed Salad

Artichoke Tossed Salad

I used to care for an elderly woman who loved artichokes, so I created this salad especially for her. Not only is it convenient to make with bottled Italian dressing, but you can dress it up with salad shrimp, too.—Melissa Mosness, Loveland, Colorado

Fruit-Filled Raspberry Ring

Fruit-Filled Raspberry Ring

Fruit-Filled Raspberry Ring

People love this fruity gelatin ring that gets extra flavor from an ambrosia-like mixture in the center. I've been bringing it to potlucks, buffets and showers for 20 years. While it looks like you fussed, it's easy to make the night before a special occasion. -Janice Steinmetz, Somers, Connecticut

Turkey Wild Rice Salad

Turkey Wild Rice Salad

Turkey Wild Rice Salad

Serve up a medley of textures and tastes with this colorful luncheon idea from our Test Kitchen. Crunchy celery, pepper and pecans combine with juicy grapes and dried cherries, wild rice and leftover turkey in this easy standout salad. You can substitute instant brown rice for the wild rice.

Wheat Berry Salad

Wheat Berry Salad

Wheat Berry Salad

This hearty salad is bursting with harvest flavors and healthful omega-3s. The chewy wheat berries, sweet-tart dried cherries and crunchy walnuts make a winning combination.—Nancy Lange, Phoenix, Arizona

Salads with Pistachio-Crusted Goat Cheese

Salads with Pistachio-Crusted Goat Cheese

Salads with Pistachio-Crusted Goat Cheese

Looking for something a little different for supper? “This vegetarian main-dish salad pairs walnuts, juicy oranges and tomatoes with warm, pistachio-crusted goat cheese medallions and a splash of vinaigrette,” says Gloria. Serve with a crusty loaf of French bread. Gloria Bradley - Naperville, IL

Chicken and Pear Salad

Chicken and Pear Salad

Chicken and Pear Salad

Turn everyday greens into a spectacular salad by adding chicken, red pepper and sliced pears. This makes a hearty lunch—or add some bread and soup for dinner. Yum! Sarita Johnston - San Antonio, TX

Spinach Grapefruit Salad

Spinach Grapefruit Salad

Spinach Grapefruit Salad

A sunshiny splash of citrus adds zest to this company-special spinach salad dressed up with dried cherries. To cut prep time to almost nothing (or when grapefruit is out of season), our Test Kitchen suggests using a jar of grapefruit segments found in your grocery produce section.
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