12 Tasty Salad Recipes to Step Up Your Salad Game

It’s been my goal as both a food blogger and veggie lover to turn every salad that graces my kitchen into a bowl-licking experience. These are some of my best tasty salad recipes to date. I hope you love them as much as I do!

12 Tasty Salad Recipes to Step Up Your Salad Game

This time of year, salads reign supreme.

Our desire to cook dwindles with the swiftly rising temperatures and comfort food is eagerly replaced with any recipe that promises us reprieve from our ovens. Fresh crisp cucumber and juicy ripe tomatoes replace roasted squash and baked potatoes as a welcome change of seasonal eats.

I’m determined to make the most out of all the gorgeous Spring and Summer produce that’s coming our way and cannot wait to start recipe testing this lighter fare! While I play mad scientist in the kitchen, here’s a collection of a few of my all-time favorite salad recipes.

Each is uber-easy and gloriously customizable!

These bowls-o-rabbit-food aren’t just for bunnies! Let’s spring into salad weather with a few of my favorite salad recipes!

12 Tasty Salad Recipes to Step Up Your Salad Game

Healthy Greek Quinoa Bowls

1. Greek Quinoa Salad

Loaded with fresh veggies and drizzled in a light homemade dressing, these tasty vegetarian Greek Quinoa Bowls make healthy eating a breeze!

2. Healthy Tomato Cucumber Avocado Salad

You’re just a few minutes away from a tasty restaurant-quality salad with this healthy salad recipe. It’s light, fresh, and full of flavor!

3. Rainbow Spiralized Salad

Skip the skittles. THIS is how we eat the rainbow!

Lemon Asparagus Pasta Salad with Cucumber and Feta - a tasty twist on the classic pasta salad!

4. Lemon Asparagus Pasta Salad with Cucumber and Feta

This salad rocks! Easy enough to toss together in a hurry, this tasty pasta salad is great for busy weekdays, lazy weekends, and all your summer parties and barbecues!

5. Cranberry Cilantro Quinoa Salad

One of our favorite tasty salad recipes! All you need is 15 minutes and this tasty salad will be in your face! It makes an excellent side for just about any dish!

Chopped Greek Kale Salad with a healthy homemade Greek dressing you'll want to put on everything!

6. Chopped Greek Kale Salad

KALE YEAH! A chopped-style salad with a healthy homemade Greek dressing that you’ll want to put on everything!

7. Greek Green Bean Salad

Green beans are available nearly year-round, but they’re at their absolute best in the Spring and Summer Months. You’re going to want to have this recipe on hand when the price drops and the farmers markets and produce aisles are busting with beans.

8. Quinoa Salad with Avocado, Tomato, and Parsley

Tossed in a homemade feta vinaigrette and sprinkled with fresh parsley, this healthy quinoa salad is a super refreshing, perfect for a hot summer day!

9. Spicy Sriracha Crab and Cucumber Salad

This sassy spiral salad is refreshing and flavorful! Cucumber noodles make the perfect base for fiery sriracha crab salad and the delectable crunch of panko-crusted avocado. Grab your chopsticks and meet me in the kitchen!

Strawberry Kale Salad :: this tasty kale salad is loaded with fresh strawberries, asparagus, feta, homemade candied walnuts, and topped with a fruity strawberry-infused balsamic

10. Strawberry Kale Salad

This lean, green, strawberry kale salad is just what you need to beat the heat this summer. Quick, easy, and downright delicious, this superfood salad is loaded with nutrients!

11. Cucumber Salad with Wasabi Avocado Dressing

Let’s shake up those salads! This naturally vegan wasabi cucumber avocado dressing is super creamy and full of flavor!

12. Sweet + Sour Thai Carrot + Cucumber Noodle Salad

You’re going to la-la-loooove this sweet and sour Thai carrot and cucumber noodle Salad with refreshing cucumber, carrots, chickpeas, and peppers, topped with cilantro, sesame, and chia seeds and drizzled with a homemade sweet and sour sauce.

These bowls-o-rabbit-food aren't just for bunnies! Here are some of my best and tastiest salad recipes :: Sweet and Sour Thai Carrot and Cucumber Noodle Salad

As a total bonus, each of these tasty salad recipes comes with it’s own tasty homemade dressing recipe too!

Each features simple, whole food ingredients and have been given an approving thumbs up from family, friends, and readers alike.

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  • I’m envious of your Florida weather. We’ve got some more time yet and more snow in the forecast, but I can’t wait for spring produce. I’m ready. Bring on the greens.

    • Your weather is perfect incubation weather, trust me! FL can be sooooo hot even this early in the season 😉

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