Top 10 Fresh Salads for Spring

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Lush green leaves, colorful fruits, and bittersweet vinaigrettes make the salad selection for spring undeniably delicious! On your next visit to the farmer’s market, be sure to pick up seasonal veggies, an assortment of nuts, and crumbly cheeses. For inspiration in the kitchen or meal prep department, browse this spring’s top ten salads recipes.

 

Watermelon Wedge Salad

Simple, pretty, and delicious. Watermelon, feta cheese, and balsamic come together to create a modern and minimalist-inspired salad. Introduce it at the next barbecue, everyone is sure to love it!

Get the full recipe here: https://goo.gl/a8mcW3

 

Stacked Early Spring Salad

Don’t let the presentation of this next creation scare you. It’s a lot easier to prepare than it looks. With lentils, avocado, tomatoes, sprouts, and carrots, this colorful and unique salad is a guaranteed hit with the family at tomorrow night’s dinner.

Get the full recipe here: https://goo.gl/WOYCis

 

Peach Salad with Grilled Basil Chicken and White Balsamic-Honey Vinaigrette

Who doesn’t love sweet, juicy peaches? With this seasonal fruit, chicken, basil, pecans, goat cheese and more, this delightful salad is perfect for spring days with good company on the patio.

Get the full recipe here: http://goo.gl/gIPJKc

 

Apples and Bacon Salad with Maple-Balsamic Vinaigrette

Balsamic is the name of the game folks! Another balsamic dressed salad makes our list for top spring green concoctions, but this time, because of bacon. With crunchy apples, savory bacon, and fresh spinach, this salad is more than worthy of being added to your recipe rotation.

Get the full recipe here: http://goo.gl/Mk2OeY

 

Spring Salad with Asparagus, Goat Cheese, Lemon and Hazelnuts

Asparagus, peas, lima beans, zucchini, and lettuce combine to form a remarkably beautiful and delicious salad with different shades of green and good flavor. Serve this salad at your next dinner party, accompanied by white wine and interesting conversation.

Get the full recipe here: https://goo.gl/ZcvSjQ

 

Berry Pistachio Spinach Salad with Berry Vinaigrette

Berries blended into a sweet dressing, crispy spinach leaves, blue cheese crumbles, and pistachios make for the perfect spring salad. Pack yourself an energizing lunch that is sure brighten your workday and keep your tummy full.

Get the full recipe here: http://goo.gl/78OgU3

 

Avocado Strawberry Spinach Salad with Poppyseed Dressing

This delectable salad with strawberries, spinach, almonds, and avocados is topped with an easy-to-make honey poppyseed dressing. Plan a picnic in the park with your SO and surprise them with this tasty, colorful creation.

Get the full recipe here: http://goo.gl/pjjLFR

 

Mojito Fruit Salad

Shades of red, deep purples, and hints of green make this salad look more like an art piece than something you eat. As much as the title might try to trick you, there is no alcohol in this simple to make fruit salad. Add this to Sunday brunch with the girls as it’s sure to satisfy that sweet craving.

Get the full recipe here: http://goo.gl/EKDl31

 

Citrus Fennel and Avocado Salad

After a tough workout, you might be craving something that refuels your body and gives you an extra boost of energy. Well this citrus salad combines oranges, avocados, fennel, and mint leaves to give you all the nutrients you need in a tastebud-friendly form.

Get the full recipe here: http://goo.gl/I1HrLP

 

Wild Spring Salad with Edible Flowers

Try taking a new spin on salad by combining dandelions, garlic, lettuce leaves, and other

edible flowers into a pretty and nutritious dish. Picking flowers for this nature inspired salad is a must try activity of the season.

Get the full recipe here: http://goo.gl/FNe5AW

 

What spring salads do you like to make at home? Share your recipes in the comments!