A salad does not need to be a bowl of lettuce. It just needs to provide tonic to duller flavors, to sharpen a meal’s edge, help define where one taste stops and another begins. Italian salads...
"Bigger is better" seems the operative word in restaurants, and nowhere does size matter more than with those giant kitchen-sink salads. Click here to see Unhealthy Salad Toppings to Watch...
Gluten Free Kaleslaw
My garden is overflowing with kale so I am looking for creative ways to serve it to the boys. Of course, their favorite kale dish is the Kale Salad with Cranberries, however, we can't have that...
Farro, Corn, and Runner Bean Salad with Goat Cheese
I'll make this dish on a summer day just to have it at the ready for lunch or dinner or an impromptu get-together. For a gorgeous presentation, I line the edge of a platter with sliced tomatoes...
Pasta Salad with Asparagus, Basil, and Grape Tomatoes
To me, pasta salad has always been a bit of a misnomer. It seems like there are so many pasta salads that end up having more pasta than green leafy vegetables, and to me, for any "salad,"...
Salad ingredients
You get a pat on the back for choosing to have a salad, but take two points off for getting breaded chicken over grilled. Of course, it doesn’t work that way, but we can help make a good choice...
Baby Kale Salad with Kumquats and Sesame Vinaigrette
This salad, with all its exotic nuances, is entirely refreshing to the palate. The baby kale has a wonderful texture that stands up to the bold cayenne-spiked vinaigrette. The carrots have a bit of...
Egg salad is a hot or cold thing for people. There are the people who love egg salad, and then there are the people who don’t. Some people can’t stand eggs; some people can’t stand...
Make Salads More Interesting
If you’re someone who loves eating salads — we know you’re out there, I’m one of them — then you too know that it’s easy to get stuck in a rut. Not that your go-to...
Mayonnaise is the perfect condiment to add a velvety and creamy element to any dish. Used with the correct ingredients, it transforms a plain meal into something decadent and indulgent. Salads that...
Super Sweet Potato Salad
Potato salad, an essential mainstay of backyard barbecues, pool parties, and picnics, marks the height of spring and the start of summer. And, a party without potato salad and all the fixings just...
French Potato Salad
Summer grilling extravaganzas don’t seem to be complete without the requisite side of potato salad. Which version of potato salad that’s served, though, is up for debate. Full of mayo and...
Mediterranean Quinoa Salad
It takes a lot of imagination to make a salad interesting these days. Gone are the days when "rocket" was an "exotic" green and the only thing you would use kale for was lining...
Radish and Feta Salad
What is for dinner? That's a question every home cook asks each week, and the members of the Culinary Content Network are always here to help. And this week, they're serving up some fantastic...