Elite Salad Recipes And Other Fast And Easy Food Favorites

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Scan this page for exciting Salad Recipes, followed by links to other Great American recipe favorites. 

Shown above, the famous Cobb Salad, featuring Romaine lettuce, hard boiled egg, avocado, tomato, sliced red onion, bacon, ham, chicken, crumbled blue cheese, and your favorite salad dressing. 

The Cobb is one of America's most popular Salad Recipes. 

Bon appetit! 

Fruit Salad Recipes 

Sugar Plum Fruit Festival

Ingredients                             Calories 

1 cup blackberries                   154

1/2 cup blueberries                   42

2 level tsp white sugar              32

1/2 cup diced cantaloupe           47

1 cup watermelon chunks          45

1 plum, pitted and chopped       30

Total Calories                       350


  1. Place blackberries and blueberries in a bowl, and gently toss with sugar. 
  2. Add remaining fruits and toss gently. 

Fruit Festival Too

Ingredients                              Calories 

1/2 cup sliced strawberries          26

1/2 cup diced honey dew melon   30

1 ripe peach, pitted and diced      63

1 small Fuji apple, diced              90

1 fresh pear, sliced                    115

13 grapes                                   26

Total Calories                         350


  1. Place all the ingredients in a bowl and toss gently. 
  2. Enjoy it with a cocktail fork. This recipe is among the easiest quick recipes to prepare. 

Tangy Doritos Taco Salad Recipe


  • 16 ounces lean ground beef
  • 1 small package taco seasoning mix
  • 1 head shredded iceberg lettuce
  • 1 sliced red onion
  • 4 chopped scallions
  • 1 (15 ounce) can pinto beans, drained
  • 1 (15 ounce) can kidney beans, drained 
  • 2 large tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 avocado, peeled, pitted, and cubed
  • 8 ounces shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1 large bag of Doritos
  • your favorite salad dressing


  1. Prepare the beef and seasoning as directed on the taco seasoning package.
  2. In a large bowl, combine the beef mixture, lettuce, red onion, green onion, pinto beans, kidney beans, tomatoes, avocado and cheese. Mix well.
  3. Before serving, top with Doritos and add dressing.
  4. Mix well and serve immediately.

More Favorite Salad Recipes 

7 Layer SaladThis versatile appetizer recipe is a crispy cool visual delight. 

Ambrosia Salad: This sweet, fruity recipe is a popular American summer favorite. 

Bean SaladsProtein-rich lunch or side dish recipes, best when served warm. 

Chicken SaladThis chicken salad recipe features fresh grapes and chopped celery.

Cold Pasta Salad: A hearty side dish recipe that functions as a meal.

Egg Salad: Great when made into cracker sandwiches, or served as a raw veggie dip. 

Roquefort Pear Salad: A fresh, lively start to any meal. 

Jello Salad: This versatile recipe is served as an appetizer, side dish, or dessert.

Ramen Noodle Salad: A quick and easy lunch recipe. Elegant, inexpensive and delicious. 

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