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Creamy Tropical Fruit Salad

Creamy Tropical Fruit Salad

Creamy Tropical Fruit Salad

Teri Lindquist of Gurnee, Illinois says: “I needed a speedy salad for a luncheon recently, used what I had available and everyone loved it! Light, fluffy and full of fruit, this salad could double as a healthy dessert. You can also tuck it into the kids’ lunchboxes for a fun school-day treat.”

Italian Orzo Salad

Italian Orzo Salad

Italian Orzo Salad

This light pasta salad is an ideal summer side dish for any potluck or picnic. It’s also great for a weeknight dinner. —Cindy Springsteen, Denver, Colorado

Fiesta Corn Chip Salad

Fiesta Corn Chip Salad

Fiesta Corn Chip Salad

Whenever I share this corn salad with friends and family, the recipe is always requested! Quick and easy and great alongside just about any main course! *Corn mixture acn be made and stored in refridgerator until ready to serve. Do not add Fritos until just before serving as they tend to get soggy after a few hours. *Great for potlucks!
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Greek Pasta Salad

Greek Pasta Salad

Greek Pasta Salad

Chock-full of tomato, red and green pepper and tricolor spirals, this full-flavored salad is as attractive as it is delicious. Dawna Waggoner of Minong, Wisconsin adds feta cheese and black olives to the medley before coating it with a speedy homemade dressing.
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Hot Fruit Salad

Hot Fruit Salad

Hot Fruit Salad

This spicy fruit mixture is a breeze to make—just open the cans and empty them into the slow cooker. With its pretty color from cherry pie filling, this salad is nice around the holidays—or for any special occasion. —Barb Vande Voort, New Sharon, Iowa.

Raspberry Poppy Seed Dressing

Raspberry Poppy Seed Dressing

Raspberry Poppy Seed Dressing

I love this creamy, fresh-tasting dressing! It’s so quick to assemble and adds a summery gourmet touch when drizzled over a salad. —Kendra Stoller, Kouts, Indiana.

Shrimp Taco Salad

Shrimp Taco Salad

Shrimp Taco Salad

I created this main-dish salad to satisfy our family's love of shrimp. It has lots of contrasting textures, including firm taco-seasoned shrimp, crispy tortilla strips and hearty black beans. A convenient bag of salad greens cuts down on prep time, so I can have this meal ready in half an hour. -Ellen Morrell, Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Barbecue Chicken Cobb Salad

Barbecue Chicken Cobb Salad

Barbecue Chicken Cobb Salad

I turned barbecue chicken into a major salad with romaine and carrots, sweet peppers and avocados. That’s how I got my family to eat more veggies. —Camille Beckstrand, Layton, Utah

Berry Gelatin Mold

Berry Gelatin Mold

Berry Gelatin Mold

This refreshing gelatin mold is delicious and always a big hit! For a patriotic buffet, I add a scoop of frozen whipped topping, then place a fancy-cut strawberry and a sprinkling of blueberries for festive, red-white-and-blue color. —Anne Marie Papineau, Hanover, Connecticut

Black Bean Taco Salad

Black Bean Taco Salad

Black Bean Taco Salad

After assembling this mild main-dish aside the remaining canned beans to add to other salads later in the the week.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Chilled Fruit Cups

Chilled Fruit Cups

Chilled Fruit Cups

This refreshing frozen salad is easy to assemble ahead and serve to a group at breakfast - or any time of day. It's a convenient and colorful addition to a holiday buffet. —Andrea Hawthorne, Mozeman, Montana
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