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Fruity Curry Chicken Salad Submitted by: Karen L. Baker
A healthy and tasty chicken salad with a fruity twist - great on a croissant or in a honey pita. Note: This salad is best if eaten the day after preparation. This allows the ingredients time to mingle, giving a fuller flavor. If desired, use nonfat mayonnaise.
Garden Pasta Salad Submitted by: L. Gale
A zesty pasta recipe, with lots of crunchy vegetables.
Chrissy's Sweet 'n' Sour Tomato Salad Submitted by: christine
An easy to prepare, delicious sweet 'n' sour tomato salad just right to compliment any meal - or eat alone!
Fruit Salad in Seconds Submitted by: CATHY BYRON
Caught in a pinch for a salad when unexpected company showed up at mealtime, I improvised with this combination. Instantly it became one of my family's favorites. Best of all, it is quick and easy. You can use lemon yogurt instead of strawberry, if you wish.
Tropical Salad with Pineapple Vinaigrette Submitted by: Marianne G
An easy salad to make with a bag of salad greens, pineapple, bacon bits, nuts and toasted coconut. Use fresh pineapple, if you can, and substitute toasted almonds for the macadamia nuts, if desired.
Red Skinned Potato Salad Submitted by: Donna
This creamy salad is made with red potatoes, which give this dish--chock full of melt-in-your-mouth bacon, bits of hard boiled egg, crunchy celery and spicy onion--a delectable, firm texture.
Quinoa and Black Beans Submitted by: 3LIONCUBS
Very flavorful alternative to black beans and rice. Quinoa is a nutty grain from South America.
Pool Party Pasta Salad Submitted by: JACKSMOM
This Pasta salad is a nutritious and light summer meal or side dish. My 4 yr old loves the veggies in this. I regularly use up grilled leftovers (chicken and veggies) in this salad.
Orange Romaine Salad Submitted by: CHEFSHEPHEARD
Romaine lettuce and orange slices are tossed with a light honey vinaigrette.
Fruity Fun Skewers Submitted by: AnaJ930
I was looking for a different way to serve fruit, and it just popped into my head! Why not use fruit skewers?