Salads are one of our favorite things to eat right now. Vegetables and fruits are plentiful during the warmer months and their flavor is fantastic and bright. Add on nutritious and delicious additions like chicken, beans, cheese, hemp seeds, pumpkin seeds, and more for a complete meal. They all also make for great dishes to serve at barbecue and potlucks. Try out one of the below recipes for any of your salad cravings and check out this adorable Instagram video by Jennifer Garner with her salad fixing tips too.
One of the writers at The New York Times calls this the best green salad in the world. You know that kind of makes you want to try it!
Not only will this salad keep your belly satisfied but the presentation is stunning. Drizzle on that wasabi butter for an Instagram-worthy picture.
We are drooling at the combination of prosciutto, goat cheese, and cherries. The colors come together beautifully too and will look so lovely presented on a dinner table.
Those fried shallots though! Those little bits take this wonderfully nutritious salad to the next level. Nom!
With so many different flavor notes, your taste buds are going to be in heaven. Toss well so that everything is coated with the vibrant vinaigrette.
Whole-wheat pasta gives this pasta salad a healthier edge. People are going to go back for seconds of this mouthwatering dish.
The plethora of color in this salad is gorgeous. Plus, the chickpeas are going to give you a ton of protein.
The beautiful tomato base contrasts wonderfully against greens coming from the avocado and parsley. It’s a perfect summer plate.