7 savoury and sweet salads for a baby showerSlideshow
Mustardy Chicken and Cauliflower Salad
To save time later in the week, cut an entire head of cauliflower into florets when you're prepping this recipe. Blanch it all as directed and save the extras for other salads or an easy side. Switch it up by using broccoli instead of the cauliflower.
Recipe: Mustardy Chicken and Cauliflower Salad
Mixed Green Salad With Strawberry Salsa
This pretty, colourful, ultra-fresh salad makes a great side dish or light lunch. When choosing strawberries, let your nose be your guide—the sweetest strawberries always smell lovely and fragrant.
Recipe: Mixed Green Salad With Strawberry Salsa
Nectarine and Tomato Salad
Tomatoes and nectarines might seem like an unusual combination, but they're in season at the same time and go together beautifully.
Recipe: Nectarine and Tomato Salad
Middle Eastern tabbouleh is usually made with cracked bulgur wheat. By using quinoa (actually a seed that is an excellent source of iron), this salad becomes gluten-free.
Recipe: Quinoa Tabbouleh
Mediterranean Kale Salad
Marinating the kale helps soften it while adding flavour. Use a vegetable peeler to shave the cheese for this colourful salad.
Recipe: Mediterranean Kale Salad
Couscous and Three-Bean Salad
Vibrant vegetables and the healthful combination of grains and legumes make this packable salad a complete source of protein for vegetarians.
Recipe: Couscous and Three-Bean Salad
Grilled Vegetable Quinoa Salad
The grilled peppers and chipotle vinaigrette add a kick to this salad and the protein-packed quinoa is a bonus.
Recipe: Grilled Vegetable Quinoa Salad