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5 Healthy Dinner Salads for Summer

Healthy Dinner Salads for Summer

I don’t know about you, but lately, it has been way too hot to cook by the time dinnertime rolls around. I’m craving cold food – food that is light, crunchy and COLD (aka SALAD). Ironically, I’ve been in a bit of a salad rut so when that happens I usually seek out a boost of inspiration from whatever fruit and veggies are looking good at the markets as well as recipes I find online or in cookbooks…and of course salads I’ve made and loved in my own kitchen.

Today I’m sharing with you a few of my favorite healthy dinner salads from the archives. I dug back to find a couple I haven’t made in a while but I’ve eaten plenty of (I’m looking at you Blackened Fish Taco Salad). For the most part, these salad are no fuss and have minimal cooking involved. Beans, rotisserie chicken, leftover grilled steak or chicken are ideal to making any dinner salad complete in an instant, but if you have to quickly sear a piece of fish or some shrimp in a skillet it’s worth the effort and won’t heat up your kitchen too much.

I hope you find a little healthy dinner salad inspiration here to day! Have a great weekend!

Greek Village Salad

Greek Village Salad

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Steak Spinach Salad with Grilled Peaches and Red Onion

Steak Spinach Salad with Grilled Peaches and Red Onion

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Chicken, Pear and Avocado Salad

 Chicken, Pear and Avocado Salad

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Blackened Fish Taco Salad

 Blackened Fish Taco Salad

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Bush's Mediterranean Caesar Salad with Lemon Pepper Shrimp and Garbanzo Beans

Mediterranean Caesar Salad with Lemon Pepper Shrimp

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5 comments on “5 Healthy Dinner Salads for Summer”

  1. Thank you for the delicious recipes. Have a great weekend!

  2. They all look so good! I’m always up for a Greek salad and those grilled peaches look amazing!

  3. All these salads look delicious! Especially the grilled peaches!

  4. Brilliant recipes! my favorite one is Greek Village Salad and also love Chicken, Pear and Avocado Salad. summer with fresh salads is better.

  5. These salads are amazing!
    Greek Village Salad really catches my interest. I also like hummus. This will be my next dinner.