Looking for an easy lunch to mix up at your desk? A jar salad is our weekly go-to because you can make it in advance and everything is neatly packed up and ready to eat.
Alternatively, you can break the cauliflowers apart into bite-size florets, and toss with the vinaigrette, greens, grapes, pepitas and cotija to make a cauliflower salad.
There is always a place in my heart for the old school bacon-and-iceberg lettuce layered salads of my childhood, but these days I am loving this healthier, more colorful, modern version
“Pasta salads get a bad rap but I find that the more I think of them as room temperature summer dishes and the less as mayo-slicked bowls of suspicion and dread, the more inviting they become, not only for cookouts and picnics, but (ahem) a gorgeous Tuesday night.”
“Walnuts can get bitter if toasted too long, so remove them from the oven as soon as they turn golden brown.”
This green bean salad packs a punch full of fresh flavors! Charred green beans offer a contrasting taste against the tart marinated red onion and balsamic vinaigrette dressing and salty shaved Parmigiano-Reggiano.
You can get away with making this foolproof salad recipe with a sharp knife, but a mandoline is the ideal tool.
The perfect party pasta salad. One of the best parts is that you will have extra vinaigrette leftover to use for salads during the week!
Make way for the ‘maverick’ of all salads: Maverick’s Arugula & Pickled Vegetable Salad! Our friends at Maverick in San Antonio make this stunning salad with a tangerine dressing and a pop of pickled vegetables, including beets, shallots and carrots.
This salad is truly one in a melon! Our friends at Robard’s Steakhouse in The Woodlands shared this recipe for their Mediterranean Watermelon Salad with Feta and Sherry-Mint Vinaigrette, which tastes like summer on a plate!
Reel in this aquatic-inspired Green Salad with Fresh Gulf Shrimp and Greek Dressing from Nick’s Fish Dive & Oyster Bar in The Woodlands.
Just like our friend Chef Kiran Verma at Kiran’s in Houston who’s always smiling, this Green Salad with Honey Mustard Vinaigrette will put you in a good mood!
There’s nothing standard about this Caesar Salad, made with Gorgonzola, bacon and walnuts. Feeling something lighter? Swap the bacon with shrimp or grilled salmon.
Beets are back! You’ll love this refreshing salad from our friends at Hubbell & Hudson in The Woodlands made with a fresh beet vinaigrette.
Husband and wife duo John and Elise Russ created the White Mushroom Salad for their sensational family-owned restaurant featuring Southern and American cuisine. The recipe is the talk of San Antonio lately — one bite and you’ll understand why!