This summer is all about grilling out and chowing down on seasonal favorites. As far as sides go, we love salad in all of its glorious forms (looking at you, egg salad). We’ve gathered some of the best salad recipes that we could find in one place – so you don’t have to!
1. Fruit salad
We love fruit salad because it’s completely customizable. Love strawberries? Add as many as you want. Not a fan of blackberries? Skip them! This fruit salad recipe includes a sweet Greek yogurt and honey dressing that helps keep your chopped fruit fresh. Talk about a win-win.
2. Potato salad
Our grandma taught us it’s not a cookout without potato salad. This recipe from Grits and Pinecones is bringing back memories of family gatherings from years past. We can’t wait for you to try it. The best part? Nobody has to know how simple it is.
3. Pasta salad
This pasta salad fulfills our California dreams. With cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, and black olives, this dish is packed with flavor and nutrients. This easy-to-make side dish will wow your whole crowd and make them feel like the stars they are.
4. Caesar salad
Simple, delicious, tried-and-true. This Caesar salad checks all of the boxes and is a great addition to any meal. We couldn’t resist this easy, made-from-scratch Caesar dressing to drizzle on some leafy greens. Are those homemade croutons? Yes, please!
5. Berry spinach salad
If you’re stuck between greens and fruit, find the perfect middle ground salad that’s sure to make your cookout funky and fresh. Bite into juicy mandarin oranges and leafy greens, topped with a mouthwatering vinaigrette dressing.
Which salad is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below. Get everything you need to create these must-try recipes (and more) delivered with Shipt.