8 superb supper salads

These salads are the perfect dinner when you need a taste of spring.

By Madeline Morra
8 superb supper salads

8 superb supper salads

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Do you think "kid-friendly" and "salads" go together as well as oil and vinegar? Then give one of these fun supper salad ideas a spin. You just might be surprised.

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Salmon salad dinner

Not only does this salad look incredible, but it tastes delicious.

Get the recipe here: Salmon salad dinner

8 superb supper salads


Colourful Mediterranean salad

This delicious salad is easy to make in advance, takes up little room in your fridge and can make a salad exciting for both kids and adults.

Get the recipe here: Colourful Mediterranean salad

8 superb supper salads

Salade garbage

This is a cool way to make dinner out of whatever you’ve got in the fridge. Plus your kids will love the name!

Get the recipe here: Salade garbage

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Taco salad in an edible bowl

Ok, it’s true – it’s the edible bowl thing that makes this salad. It's both delicious and it cuts down on dishwashing.

Get the recipe here: Taco salad in an edible bowl

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Pizza pasta salad

Throw all your favourite pizza toppings into a pasta salad and turn it into a pizza pasta salad. Or is it a pasta salad pizza?

Get the recipe here: Pizza pasta salad

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Beef fajita salad

Make sure you prepare this salad ahead of time to give it time to chill.

Get the recipe here: Beef fajita salad

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Greek monster salad

This salad isn't all tossed together, so your kids can choose to eat (or not eat) whatever parts they like.

Get the recipe here: Greek monster salad

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Couscous chickpea salad

This salad is substantial enough to be a main dish, light enough to enjoy on a hot day. You can add some diced tofu or cooked chicken to this, but it stands up well enough just the way it is.

Get the recipe here: Couscous chickpea salad

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8 superb supper salads
This article was originally published on Jun 18, 2012

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