The Best Summer Salad Recipes – including pasta, potato and fruit salads – are the perfect sides for grilling out, picnics and potlucks, or just every day!

The Best Summer Salad Recipes - including pasta, potato and fruit salads - are the perfect sides for grilling out, picnics and potlucks, or just every day!The best time of the year for salads is upon us! I LOVE summer salads because I tend to eat a lot lighter when the weather warms up. Also, fresh fruit being at it’s tastiest and cheapest does not hurt things at all. The best summer salad recipes are all here in one place for you today! Many of them are even gussied up with light proteins.

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Everyone wants to have the dish that really stands out at the backyard BBQ’s you attend. Just looking at the colors in these salads makes me want to try each and every one of them. Summer salads are the best for keeping you from overheating on a hot summer day. If you’re still not finding something you’re looking for in this list, try my Pecan Crunch Grape Salad recipe. It has been going viral this month and everyone seems to just LOVE it. More than once I came back from a good workout and was starving and just dug in to it with a fork and didn’t even care. It really tastes that perfect.

Simple Wedge Salad with Homemade Blue Cheese

Chicken Salad Sandwich

Creamy Broccoli Salad

Avocado Chicken Salad Crostini

Honey Lime Fruit Salad

Mediterranean Orzo Salad

Roasted Potato Herb salad

Couscous Chicken Salad

Lobster Cobb Salad

 

Berry Chicken Salad

Chicken Souvlaki Pasta Salad

Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad

Fresh Vegetable Salad

Jacked Up Monterey Chicken Salad

Antipasto Salad

Brown Rice & Apple Salad

Jalapeno Popper Macaroni Salad

Italian Orzo Pasta Salad

Parmesan Ranch Pasta Salad

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The Best Summer Salad Recipes - including pasta, potato and fruit salads - are the perfect sides for grilling out, BBQ's, picnics and potlucks, or just every day!