12 Delicious Salads That Will Make You Feel Amazing

Share this post:

1.Greek grill chicken salad with easy homemade Tzatziki 

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is Greek-salad.jpg

A surprisingly quick and easy weeknight grilled chicken salad bursting with Greek flavours and topped with a simple cucumber, yogurt Tzatziki dressing

Ingredients:
Mixed greens spring mixed salad
2 lbs greek grilled chicken, recipe below
1 red onion sliced and grill
1 pint cherry or grape tomatoes halved (optional)
5 oz crumbles feta cheese
1/2 cup pitted kalamata olives
1 medium cucumber peeled and diced
1 recipe easy homemade Tzatziki dressing recipe below
Chick peas ( optional)
Instructions
Place all ingredients atop mixed green salad tossed and serve. 

2. Almond chicken salad

You can also make it with leftover turkey. Serve as salad or make a sandwich 

Ingredients:

1 3/4 pounds cooked chicken breasts or a combination of white and dark chicken meat
1 1/2 cups thinly sliced celery
1/2 cup sun-dried cranberries (important)
1/2 cup toasted almonds

Ingredients for dressing:

1/4 cup whipping cream, whipped softly
1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
1/2 teaspoon coarse black paper

Instructions:

Chop chicken lightly in a food processor or chop half the meat with a knife and the other half in the food processor (don’t over-do it or you’ll end up with a paste)

Fold in celery, cranberries and almonds

Whip cream and slowly blend in the mayonnaise and coasre black paper

Toss the chicken mixture with the dressing using only enough to moisten well

3 .The ultimate Cobb salad

Ingredients

What i do:
1 cup greek yogurt
1 or 2 teaspoon unsweetened almond milk…(just add milk until it’s the dressing consistency you like)
Whisk those 2 ingredients together until yogurt is a bit more “pourable”.
Then add:
2-4 tablespoons all natural blue cheese crumbles
(Depending on your preference)
1/2 tsp fresh lemon juice
1/4 tsp garlic salt (optional)

To make a healthier Blue cheese dressing, this is what I do:

1 cup greek yogurt
1 or 2 tsp unsweetened almond milk (just add milk until it’s the dressing consistency you like)
Whisk those 2 ingredients together until yogurt is a bit more pourable
Then add:

2-4 tbsps all natural blue cheese crumbles (depending on your preference)
1/2 tsp fresh lemon juice
1/2 tsp garlic and Salt (optional)

4.Sweet ‘n’ spicy shrimp and avocado salad with mango vinaigrette

Sweet ‘n’ spicy shrimp and avocado salad with mango vinaigrette

Great presentation and delicious salad!

The recipe calls for 1 pound of peeled, cooked shrimp. I happen to think shrimp is much more floverful if roasted in the oven than boild in water. I just toss my shrimp with a few tablespoons of olive oil and maybe 1/2 spoon each of salt and pepper. lay them out in a single layer on a sheet pan, and roast in a 400° oven for 8-10 minutes, just until pink, firm and cooked through. Set aside to cool, then add to your salad

5.Salad stuffed shells

You can also stuff them with tuna fish or chicken salads….

Ingredients:

1 box jumbo pasta shells
1/2 pounds sliced Genoa salami
1 bag chopped romaine lettuce
1cup chopped roma (plum) tomatoes
3/4 cup chopped cucumber
1/3 Cup roasted garlic vinaigrette dressing

6.Heirloom tomato salad

Heirloom tomato salad
(With black olives, basil, cilantro….. Delicious

Ingredients:

4 large heirloom tomatoes, sliced into 1/2 inch wedges
2 cup halved cherry tomatoes
1 Cup sliced Persian cucumber
1/2 cup pitted sliced black olives
1/4 cup mixed herbs, torn into pieces (i used purple and green basil, cilantro, and chives)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup greek yogurt
1/4 cup Dijon mustard
2 tablespoons lemon juice 

7.Tomato cucumber salad

Delicious!!
Tomato cucumber salad
(With fresh mint, garlic, lime juice, and oil dressing)

For the dressing:
4 tablespoons olive oil
1 lime juice of only
1 garlic cloves minced
Salt
Paper

For the salad
3 tomatoes, seeded and diced
1 cucumber, peeled, seeded and diced
1 scallions, chopped
1/3-1/2 cup mint leaf, chopped
1 jalapeno Chile, seeded and chopped (optional)

8.French Lentil salad

French Lentil salad

Healthy and delicious 

Ingredients:
Half Red Onion diced
1 cloves garlic minced
1 large carrot diced
1 medium beetroot diced
1tsp. Dried herbs de Provence (or thyme/tarragon/oregano)
Olive oil
Squeeze of lemon juice
1 Cup French puy lentils
2 cup water
1/4 cucumber diced
1/2 yellow bell paper diced
2 tablespoons parsley chopped

9.Beet tahini salad with garlic..

Beet tahini salad with garlic… Delicious 

Ingredients:

6 medium beetroot
40ml yogurt
2 garlic cloves crushed
2 tablespoons tahini
Pinch of cumin
Juice and zest of 1 lemon
Juice and zest of 1/2 orange
Sea salt
Mint leaves to garnish
Extra-virgin olive oil

10.Beet and feta cheese salad!!

Beet and feta cheese salad!!

Ingredients:
4 beets
25 cup feta cheese
.25 cup parsley
2 cloves of garlic
1 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons lemon juice
.5 teaspoon salt
.25 cup candied walnuts

Candied walnuts
.5 cup whole walnuts
1 tablespoons butter
1 tablespoons granulated sugar 

11.Vegetarian Taco salad!!

Vegetarian Taco salad!!
(You can use taco shell or place it on a plate)

Ingredients:
Lettuce
Cherry or grape tomatoes cut in half
Diced red bell pepper
Chopped Green onions
Avocado cut in small cubes
Grated cheese
Low fat or fat free sour cream
Sliced black olives
Vegetarian chilli 

12.Asian chicken and Quinoa salad 

Asian chicken and Quinoa salad 

Ingredients:

1/2 cup Quinoa
4 tablespoons vegetable oil
4 tablespoons grated ginger
3 scallions white and green sliced
1 cloves garlic grated
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice (about 2 lemons)
1/2 tablespoons low sodium soya sauce
2 tablespoons toasted sesame oil
11/2 cups white shared meat rotisserie chicken (skin and bones remove)
11/2 cup finely shredded Napa cabbage
1 Cup thinly sliced carrot
1 cup sugar snap peas sliced on the bais
1 tablespoons black seasmi seed

Help us support and motivate those you love by sharing this article with them and let us know what you think in the comments below.

Share this post: