Try these interesting variations on a standard salad to add some spring to your step.

A colorful beautifully displayed dish with mixed salad, vegetables and fruit

The beauty of this salad is it can be whatever you want it to be. Start with a base of leafy greens and herbs, and throw in your own combination of the ingredient ideas below.

Serves: 6

Ingredients

Nothing beats using your own fresh produce or materials around the house.
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  • Dressing ingredients such as:
  • Suggestions by season
  • What to do

  • There are so many possible combinations with this easy salad. Heavy extras tend to sink to the bottom of a bowl, so serve your salads on a wide shallow platter, which will display the tasty extra touches to good advantage. Toss the salad and dressing just before serving.

  • Recipe provided by the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation.

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