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SUMMER SALAD RECIPES

(19 Recipes) Created by JULIA1154

Recipes in this Collection

Herbed Bulgur and Lentil Salad
Very Good 4.3/5
(199 ratings)

This recipe is part of "The SparkPeople Cookbook." Order your copy today! This salad is even better the longer it sits in the fridge, so we love to make a big batch of it and eat it throughout the week.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 21g | Fat: 7.1g | Fiber: 5.7g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 159.2
Crunchy Cole Slaw
Good 3.8/5
(23 ratings)

This crunchy cole slaw is a healthier version of that summer favorite: ramen noodle salad. Two servings of vegetables in every portion!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 5.8g | Fat: 5.7g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 69.8
Tangy Summer Slaw
Good 3.8/5
(10 ratings)

Tahini replaces mayonnaise for a creamy texture and adds a tangy flavor, plus some fiber, protein, and calcium.




Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 7.5g | Fat: 2.2g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 55.2
Light and Creamy Cole Slaw
Good 3.5/5
(10 ratings)

It will be our little secret that this recipe isn't high in fat. It's so creamy no one will ever know!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.3g | Fat: 1.6g | Fiber: 3.3g | Protein: 2g | Calories: 51.8
(no ratings)

One more of my fav, from Epicurious.
~o~

yield: Makes 4 to 6 (side dish) servings

active time: 15 min
total time: 25 min
Attention, dill: Please step away from the salmon. Here, the herb gets to show its versatility—and its Greek side.

Submitted by MONALE

Carbs: 24.7g | Fat: 10.9g | Fiber: 1.6g | Protein: 9.3g | Calories: 235.9
Cilantro Cumin Slaw
(no ratings)

This vegan slaw is colorful and nutritious.

Submitted by RACHE23

Carbs: 7.9g | Fat: 5.3g | Fiber: 1.4g | Protein: 1.2g | Calories: 74.3
(no ratings)

A recipe adapted from our former mediterranian restaurant, Shundeze, in Philadelphia.

Submitted by PAMLEARNED

Carbs: 8.7g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 1.3g | Calories: 37
Very Good 4.6/5
(23 ratings)

This is a fabulous traditional Italian dish that I grew up on. This is a great complement to just about any main dish.

Submitted by MAGUINNESS

Carbs: 3.5g | Fat: 3.6g | Fiber: 0.9g | Protein: 0.5g | Calories: 43.8
Fruit Kabobs with Coconut Yogurt Dip
Very Good 4.4/5
(69 ratings)

Serve these fruit kebabs at your next party.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 8.9g | Fat: 0.4g | Fiber: 1.2g | Protein: 0.9g | Calories: 40
Garlic Dijon Vinaigrette Salad Dressing
Very Good 4.3/5
(23 ratings)

Vinaigrettes are perfect as salad dressing, a dipping sauce for steamed vegetables, and a marinade for lean cuts of meats.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 1.3g | Fat: 4.5g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 0.1g | Calories: 47.2
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
Garlic-Balsamic Vinaigrette
Very Good 4.4/5
(18 ratings)

This super-simple vinaigrette is delicious on salads or drizzled over cooked vegetables or grilled fish.

Submitted by GUEST_CHEF

Carbs: 2.1g | Fat: 8.2g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 0g | Calories: 82.1
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
Tahini-Lemon Dressing
Very Good 4.2/5
(19 ratings)

Use this on falafel or a salad. Add fresh or dried herbs and it becomes goddess dressing. The toasted sesame oil imparts a stronger sesame flavor to the dressing.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 3.6g | Fat: 6.5g | Fiber: 1.1g | Protein: 1.9g | Calories: 74.6
Easy Watermelon & Feta Salad
Very Good 4.2/5
(33 ratings)

Cookbook creator says: See comments for variations

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 9.3g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 51.8
Arugula + Mozzarella Salad With Eggplant Caponata
Good 3.7/5
(3 ratings)

A light and delightful summer salad, perfect for entertaining.

Submitted by GUEST_CHEF

Carbs: 8.3g | Fat: 14.4g | Fiber: 2.1g | Protein: 5.5g | Calories: 183.9
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
Shrimp Salad with Great Green Dressing
Good 3.6/5
(14 ratings)

You will never guess that the dressing is oil free and packed with 3 cups of greens, zucchini, and avocado! I call it great green dressing.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 20.8g | Fat: 6.8g | Fiber: 6.7g | Protein: 22.9g | Calories: 232.1
Cajun Chicken Caesar Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(243 ratings)

A spicy Cajun twist to the familiar Caesar salad.

Carbs: 7.4g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 31.2g | Calories: 209.2
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