This zesty rice salad -- chock full of brown rice, black beans and veggies -- could easily be a main dish. Lime dressing infuses the salad with bright flavor and colorful chopped peppers and tomatoes make it look like a party in a bowl.
This is the macaroni salad you know from childhood: sweet and zippy, creamy and comforting. Use a good quality whole-wheat macaroni, and nobody will even know it's in there, but along with all the veggies, it'll tip this old standby towards wholesomeness.
This wholesome, summery salad balances nutty wheat with the crunch of cukes, the tang of cherries and limes, the sweetness of corn, and the fresh flavor of herbs -- and it makes the perfect take-along for picnics, potlucks, and barbecues.
Try making this fabulous potato salad for your next barbecue or picnic. You will love how quickly and easily it comes together, and your guests will love the stuffed potato flavor.
These make delightfully unusual and wholesome potluck sides or perfectly cheerful summer appetizers. Feel free to swap in other beloved ingredients such as bell-pepper chunks or pepperoncini.
This is a nearly instant, super-fresh recipe that's bursting with the summery flavors of juicy vine-ripened tomatoes and fragrant basil. You can improvise with cherry tomatoes, other cheeses, or pesto instead of basil.
Made with couscous and fresh corn and served in a bright red pepper ring, this dish is a festive medley of colors and textures.
Pasta salad is great for summer. The varieties are endless and it's always easy to prepare. This version is yummy and hearty. Pair with a loaf of crusty bread and fresh lemonade or iced tea and you have a terrific beat-the-heat dinner.
Unlike its American ounterpart, which is generally smothered in mayonnaise, this potato salad, made with new potatoes, spring onions and an oil and vinegar dressing, is lighter and bright in flavor.
This might be the most classic of all pasta salads. Rotini pasta, tomato, mozzarella, olives and green peppers combine for a flavorful taste that's pure potluck nostalgia.
The best-ever macaroni salad makes the perfect summer side-dish for picnics and BBQs.
Here's a new take on pasta salad that combines slow-roasted chicken, corkscrew noodles, kid-friendly veggies, and a light dressing flavored with a hint of Dijon mustard.
With a straightforward, slightly spicy flavor, here is a great Mexican rice recipe that will you have the family begging for more.
This panzanella was probably invented as a way to use up stale bread.
When it comes to summer cooking, recipes with five ingredients or less reign supreme. With only four ingredients, this delicious and fresh salad may just become a summer staple in your house.
These scrumptious peanut noodles are a refreshing yet filling summer dish. They store easily in the refrigerator, so consider making a double batch that the whole family can snack on for days.
This bright salad takes no time to put together; it's super sweet and fresh tasting, and requires far less kale than you would need if cooking it. The crunchy nuts, salty parmesan cheese, and tangy lemon juice add wonderful flavor to this powerful antioxi
Making pasta salad is so simple and this formula will help you on your way to being a pasta salad expert.
Nothing goes better with hot, spicy food than a cool cucumber salad. This Japanese version is as elegant and well balanced as it is simple.
This bulgur wheat and mint salad is a Middle Eastern staple.
Add a little spice to your next barbecue or potluck with this flavorful salad. A bright and fresh cilantro-lime dressing adds great zing to pinto beans and Monterey Jack cheese.
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Classic Macaroni Salad
Cracked Wheat Salad with Corn and Lime
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Greek Salad on a Stick
Caprese Pasta Salad
Ranch Turkey Pasta Salad
French Potato Salad
Italian Pasta Salad
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Garden Pasta Salad with Chicken
Country Potato Salad
Mean Mexican Rice
Honey Lime Melon
Sesame Peanut Noodles
Mediterranean Pasta Salad
Japanese Cucumber Salad
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