From crisp green salads with veggies and fruit to tangy potato salads, healthy quinoa salads, bean salads and everyone's favourite pasta salad, here's a list of more than 20 best summer salad recipe ideas! These are the easy summer salads we look forward to making all winter. They're the ones we can never get enough of, the best potluck salads to feed a crowd!
Why is it that food always tastes so good when you eat outdoors? Dinners on the deck, picnics on the beach and snacks on a wharf are always so tasty and so much more fun to eat! Summertime dining begs for ALL the salads.
These all-vegetarian salads make perfect sides for your grilled foods. They're the ones you'll want to load up on to fill your plate and then come back for seconds.
Searching for summer salad ideas? I've sorted this collection into sections to make it easy to find what you're looking for. Scroll all the way through, then enjoy every healthy bite!
If you're looking for the best summer salads to feed a crowd, you'll find lots of ideas here. While these salads are great for sharing with friends, they also make an easy light dinner when it's too hot to cook.
The recipes in this round-up are all vegetarian. You'll find lots more summer salad ideas including those with shrimp, salmon, or chicken in my Salads and Dressings category.
Click on the green buttons below each photo to find the recipes.
Favourite Green Salads
Savory Summer Fruit Salads
Favourite Broccoli Salads
Protein-Rich Quinoa Salads and Bean Salads
When you make one of these healthy summer potluck salads, please leave a comment below! I love hearing when you've made one of my recipes. Thanks in advance! Subscribe to my weekly newsletter and have new recipes delivered straight to your inbox.