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Kick it up Salads

Kick it up Salads

(78 Recipes) Created by EVWINGS

Recipes in this Collection

Spinach-Berry Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(402 ratings)

Fresh and juicy during spring and summer months, strawberries are delicious when combined with tender spinach, creamy goat cheese and crunchy toasted almonds.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6.4g | Fat: 16.6g | Fiber: 2.3g | Protein: 4g | Calories: 181.2
Roasted Beet Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(172 ratings)

Think you dislike beets? Not after trying this recipe! Roasting brings out the beets' natural sweetness, and the feta offers a salty contrast.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 14g | Fat: 14.4g | Fiber: 4.2g | Protein: 5g | Calories: 201.3
Incredible! 5.0/5
(4 ratings)

A refreshing fruit jello salad

Submitted by W8CRUSADE

Carbs: 13g | Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 0.5g | Protein: 0.8g | Calories: 94.7
Strawberry Spinach Salad
Very Good 4.9/5
(17 ratings)

Crisp spinach, crunchy almonds and juicy strawberries are a perfect combination in this healthy salad. Top it with grilled chicken for extra protein.

Submitted by MDSHEPARD

Carbs: 10.8g | Fat: 2.8g | Fiber: 1.5g | Protein: 1.4g | Calories: 68.4
Fresh Fruit Salad with Honey-Yogurt Dressing
Very Good 4.3/5
(195 ratings)

We love all the sweet flavors and contrasting textures in this simple fruit salad. Sprinkle chopped, toasted nuts or granola on top for crunch.

Carbs: 31.5g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 3.2g | Calories: 136.7
Spinach and Tomato Pasta Salad
Very Good 4.1/5
(146 ratings)

Most pasta salads are heavy on the pasta and light on everything else. This version, which can be served warm or cold, includes a hefty portion of vegetables--both spinach and tomatoes.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 33g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 12g | Calories: 267.2
Panzanella (Bread and Tomato Salad)
Very Good 4.3/5
(41 ratings)

Panzanella is an Italian salad that can be found on trendy bistro menus in the hot summer months. This salad was invented when times were tough, as a way to use up stale bread.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 26.5g | Fat: 10.2g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 6.6g | Calories: 224.3
Summer Fresh Fruit Salad - Strawberry/Mango
Very Good 4.3/5
(39 ratings)

This is easy to make and is very nutrious for you! Quinoa was revered by the Incas and feed it to the Warriors.

Carbs: 17.8g | Fat: 4.3g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 110.7
Garden Potato Salad
Good 3.8/5
(192 ratings)

Low-fat cottage cheese is the secret to the dressing in this delicious and simple summer side.

Carbs: 22g | Fat: 0.2g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 99.8
Slow Cooker Pork with Greens and Beans
Very Good 4.4/5
(183 ratings)

My kids never complain about eating both beans and greens in one meal when they're served alongside rich, slow-cooked pork.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 11.7g | Fat: 15.6g | Fiber: 3.6g | Protein: 25.9g | Calories: 285.9
Super Fast Pork and Veggie Stir Fry
Very Good 4.0/5
(95 ratings)

Need to get dinner on the table in under 30 minutes? This recipe makes that happen.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 6g | Fat: 18.2g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 37.2g | Calories: 342.3
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Grapefruit Salad
Very Good 4.2/5
(23 ratings)

Eat as a side salad or add two grilled scallops and a slice of grilled whole-grain bread for a meal!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.1g | Fat: 5.6g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 105
Oh Boy, Salad!
Very Good 4.4/5
(155 ratings)

This was my great-grandfather's favorite salad. He didn't like lettuce, so when he saw this salad coming out, he always said, "Oh boy, salad!" thus the name.

Submitted by TANGO5617

Carbs: 12.8g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 101.3
Sherry's Cucumber Salad
Very Good 4.8/5
(11 ratings)

I love the versatility of this salad,and the ease in making it a delicious side dish,or meal.My children are grown but they still ask for this dish at family gatherings.It's great for picnics because it is not mayonaise based.I hope you and your family enjoy it as much as us.

Submitted by SHERRY822

Carbs: 9.7g | Fat: 0.6g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 1.8g | Calories: 48.2
Skinny Chicken Parmesan Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(77 ratings)

While chicken Parmesan is traditionally fried and served with pasta, this lighter version is delightful atop a hearty tomato and basil salad.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 13g | Fat: 16.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 38.2g | Calories: 353.1
Waldorf Chicken Salad
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)

The Mother of all loaded-Waldorfs

Submitted by KITHKINCAID

Carbs: 16.2g | Fat: 15.2g | Fiber: 2.4g | Protein: 21.2g | Calories: 277.3
Broccoli-Raisin Salad with Chickpeas
Very Good 4.0/5
(25 ratings)

Broccoli salad is a summertime party staple. This version is healthier--with plenty of flavor from almonds and raisins!

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 41.2g | Fat: 6.7g | Fiber: 11.8g | Protein: 12.3g | Calories: 246.1
Very Good 4.7/5
(37 ratings)

Submitted by SHELLTHERUNNER

Carbs: 8.8g | Fat: 9g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 27.6g | Calories: 227.2
Very Good 4.0/5
(15 ratings)

Simple & Healthy

Submitted by IHAVEDECIDED

Carbs: 36.4g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 5.9g | Protein: 19.5g | Calories: 303.4
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