SparkPeople Advertisers Keep the Site Free
Recipe Collections
 

Salads

(16 Recipes) Created by POLITICS1982

Recipes in this Collection

Apple-Escarole Salad with Gorgonzola and Walnuts
Very Good 4.2/5
(13 ratings)

This salad is full of distinct, strong flavors. It's a great way to get new greens onto your plate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 12.2g | Fat: 11.1g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 4.1g | Calories: 156.4
This recipe has been marked private.
Shrimp Salad with Great Green Dressing
Good 3.8/5
(11 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
Broccoli-Raisin Salad with Chickpeas
Very Good 4.1/5
(23 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
Skinny Chicken Parmesan Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(75 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
Cilantro-Lime Flank Steak Salad
Good 3.5/5
(13 ratings)

Topped with lean, juicy flank steak, this salad is sure to satisfy. Marinate the steak in the morning and dinner will be ready in a flash at night.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 41.1g | Fat: 10g | Fiber: 3.8g | Protein: 25.4g | Calories: 361.4
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
Cool-as-a-Cucumber Raita
Very Good 4.5/5
(24 ratings)

This creamy, tangy dip does double duty: with mint, it's a perfect pair with Greek fare; with coriander and cumin, it cools down spicy Indian curries.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 2g | Fat: 0g | Fiber: 0.3g | Protein: 2.1g | Calories: 15.6
Warm Spinach Salad with Mushrooms
Very Good 4.3/5
(12 ratings)

A healthier alternative to the bacon-laden warm spinach salad, this is a nice side dish for cool weather.

Submitted by BRYNWRITES4FOOD

Carbs: 8.8g | Fat: 26.1g | Fiber: 2.2g | Protein: 9.6g | Calories: 297.8
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
Pomegranate Chicken Salad
Very Good 4.4/5
(17 ratings)

This seasonal salad is ready in a flash. You will love the softness of the greens with the crunch of the radish and pomegranate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 19.9g | Fat: 12.4g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 23.5g | Calories: 286.3
Chickpea and Brown Rice Salad
Good 3.6/5
(10 ratings)

This hearty, healthy salad is great warm or cold. It's even better the next day, after the flavors have had a chance to mingle.

Submitted by SPARK_RECIPES

Carbs: 56.2g | Fat: 8.9g | Fiber: 8.1g | Protein: 9g | Calories: 332.2
Spinach-Berry Salad
Very Good 4.6/5
(393 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
Creamy Watermelon Salad
Very Good 4.2/5
(32 ratings)

Watermelon is a favorite summer dessert, but it makes a lovely salad, too. Here, creamy citrus dressing pairs with the sweet melon and crunchy celery.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 9.3g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 1g | Protein: 2.5g | Calories: 51.8
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
Turkey Taco Salad
Good 3.8/5
(13 ratings)

This healthier taco salad uses a salt-free taco seasoning, plus plenty of dark leafy greens.

Submitted by STEPFANIER

Carbs: 26g | Fat: 9.7g | Fiber: 6.6g | Protein: 21.6g | Calories: 272.6
1
2
Send this recipe collection to a friend - http://recipes.sparkpeople.com/cookbooks.asp?cookbook=602071