Best Side & Dinner Salad Recipes

This is a collection of my Best Side & Dinner Salad Recipes! If you’re stuck in a salad rut, it’s full of wholesome, nourishing ideas. Some of these work really well as starters, like the Caesar Salad and Tomato Avocado Cucumber Salad. Others are full meals balanced with vegetables and good sources of protein, like the Steak Salad and Chicken Shawarma Salad. If you meal prep any for the week, just leave the dressing on the side!

Latest Salad Recipes

Side Salads

Did you know using a wooden salad bowl can help preserve flavor? Unlike metal or certain ceramic bowls, wooden bowls are non-reactive, meaning they won’t interact with acidic or alkaline foods, preserving the taste and quality of the food.

Healthy'ish Salads

Non-Boring Salad Recipes

Say goodbye to boring salads and hello to fun and tasty Salad Recipes! Whether you prefer a protein-packed salad with chicken or vegetarian/vegan options, this collection of over 50 salad recipes has you covered for on-the-go lunches and salad recipes for dinner! Check out my favorite salad ideas for inspiration!

Most Popular Lebanese Salad Recipes

Lebanese Fattoush Salad

This authentic Lebanese Fattoush Salad is made with well-seasoned fried pita bread, seasonal vegetables and tossed in a zesty sumac Mediterranean dressing.

Weeknight Dinner Salad Ideas

Vegetarian Salads

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How to Make Salad Dressing

Want to learn how to make your own salad dressings? You’ve come to the right place! Making vinaigrettes is super easy, and there are two ways to do it: broken and emulsified. Both types are healthy, delicious, and can last for weeks.

Plus, it’s a great way to save money and customize your flavors. And the best part? You can avoid all the extra sodium, added sugars and artificial sweeteners commonly found in store-bought dressings. Let’s get started and make some homemade dressings!

Cold Salads

Yogurt Chicken Salad

This creamy yogurt chicken salad with apples and celery is mayo-free & delicious! It’s made with yogurt that not only adds creaminess, but also a boost of protein. If you prefer a tangy chicken salad this recipe is perfect for you!

Favorite Pasta Salad Recipes

Salad Essentials

All Salads Recipes