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20+ Italian Salad Recipes to Brighten Up Your Meal

Italian salads are known for their fresh ingredients, vibrant flavors, and simple elegance. From the classic Caprese salad to a crunchy radicchio salad. You’re guaranteed to find a perfect Italian salad here!

Vietnamese noodle salad in white bowl topped with chopped nuts and lime wedges.

Vietnamese Bun Salad Recipe (Bun Noodle Salad)

This Vietnamese Bun Salad features rice noodles dressed in a tangy Vietnamese rice vinegar dressing. Serve this vegetarian salad on its own, or top it with a protein like pork, shrimp, or chicken.

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Creamy Southwest Salad Dressing (5-Minute Recipe)

This creamy Southwest Salad Dressing has big and bold flavors! Made with Greek yogurt, cilantro, lime, and a smoky spice blend, it’s a quick 5-minute recipe that’s perfect for Southwest Chicken Salads.

Prepared arugula salad in white bowl with serving spoons.

Simple Arugula Salad Dressing (Easy + Delicious)

This EASY Arugula Salad Dressing recipe is made with just 5-simple ingredients – most of which you probably have on hand already! The slight sweetness of the dressing is a perfect match for peppery arugula.

Prepared berry spinach salad in white bowl with dressing drizzled on top.

Strawberry Spinach Salad with Poppyseed Dressing

This strawberry spinach salad with poppyseed dressing may just be the perfect summer salad. Sweet strawberries and creamy poppyseed dressing are a match made in heaven, and the spinach adds a touch of healthy greens.

Pasta salad in bowl on wooden cutting board next to bowl of pepper flakes.

Zucchini Pasta Salad Recipe

This healthy Zucchini Pasta Salad recipe may be the best I’ve tried to date! Packed with sauteed zucchini, loads of parmesan cheese, fresh dill and crunchy walnuts.