13 Powerhouse Salad Recipes

Sad little side salads these are not. Get ready to fill up on a healthy and hearty mix of leafy greens amped up with fruit, protein and other nutrient-packed toppings.

Asian-Style Chicken Salad

"This is an amazing salad! It's beautiful to look at, and a wonderful medley of textures and flavors."


Warm Chicken & White Bean Salad

"I adore salads like this! I can see using different veggies and beans to mix it up, using whatever is in the fridge."


Citrusy Kale Salad with Blueberries

"This is a fantastic combination of bitter greens, creamy avocado, sweet berries, crunchy seeds and tangy dressing."


Couscous-Chickpea Salad

"It's a healthy, light main dish salad, that can easily be made vegetarian by using the vegetable stock."


Cobb Salad

"I am an 'expert' on Cobb salads, having studied them at the Brown Derby in Walt Disney World, and this is an authentic recipe."


Portabella & Blue Cheese Salad

"This salad was refreshing and full of flavor. It was just marvelous, with a bite that I really liked."

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Bok Choy Salad

"This salad is so good! We will definitely make this again. Even my picky kids ate it all!"


Chicken Salad

"What a lovely recipe for leftover chicken. It's so good, I suspect I will be making extra chicken just to make this recipe!"


Greens with Honey Lemon Dressing

"I highly recommend this if you want a great, light and easy salad with tons of flavor. Your guests will be totally impressed!"


Peach Salad with Balsamic Dressing

"This salad is easy, healthy and colorful. The dressing was so good!"


Apple Chicken Salad

"This is a great chicken salad. It's very different from the typical mayo-based ones. I practically ate the entire dish myself!"

-Duke Fort

Cranberry-Spinach Salad

"This salad is simple, healthy and attractive. What else do you need? I was so happy with the flavors."


Raw Kale Salad with Tahini Dressing

"The sweetness from the apple worked nicely with the raw kale. I also mixed in a couple drops of spicy sesame oil for a little kick."