These Christmas salad recipes are the perfect way satiate your crowd of hungry family members with something a little healthier before the holiday ham or turkey is done.
Christmas Salad Recipes
Your family is sure to love these Christmas salad recipes, that I've hand picked for you to try.
This flavorful Pomegranate and Apple Green Christmas Salad is full of fresh seasonal ingredients that are packed with antioxidants. This pomegranate salad recipe is crunchy, easy to make, and super festive! This salad is a perfect side dish for the winter holiday season!
This Apple and Wild Rice Salad is an easy and scrumptious make ahead fall side dish that tastes like Christmas. Apples, pecans, wild rice, celery, onion and peas are combined and covered with a delicious dressing for a tasty winter salad your whole family will love.
Bacon, Blue Cheese & Pecan Spinach Salad (GF)
It’s a big deal when the salad steals the show, and this is one of those times! This Bacon, Blue Cheese and Pecan Spinach Salad is a really delicious, crowd pleasing gluten free appetizer or side dish, tossed with a simple homemade balsamic vinaigrette dressing.
Broccoli Cauliflower Salad with Bacon and Almonds is filled with fresh broccoli florets, crunchy cauliflower, almonds and red onions, tender bacon pieces and slivered carrots – a flavourful, colourful, healthy, and ideal salad for a Christmas dinner.
Creamy Apple Slaw With Cranberries
This Apple slaw with Crunchy apples, Cabbage, carrot, Tart Cranberries in a creamy yogurt dressing, is healthy and easy to make. Apple Slaw is a perfect side dish to serve and can be made in just 10 minutes.
Fruit and Chicken Salad With Homemade Poppy Seed Dressing
The best part of a salad is always the toppings and this beauty is loaded with the good stuff. All of the fruit, chicken, nuts and cheese go deliciously with the simple to make poppy seed dressing. You will find yourself serving salad a lot more frequently after you try this Portillos inspired chicken and fruit poppy seed salad!
A healthier version of a simple, classic broccoli salad that serves as a great fast side dish for any party or potluck. Made with cranberries, sunflower seeds, onion and a homemade Greek yogurt dressing, this is one of my favorite Christmas side dishes.
Kohlrabi, Carrot & Red Cabbage Slaw
This colourfully festive slaw is peppery and tangy, with a perfect crunch, pairing beautifully with roasted and grilled meats.
Arugula Apple Salad with Pecans
This colorful Arugula Apple Salad with Pecans is a festive option for Christmas that’s easy to make and full of flavor!
Spinach Salad with Cranberries, Pears and Walnuts
This Spinach Salad with Cranberries is a delicious side dish. Combine it with pear and goat cheese and you have one of those salad recipes that is the BEST for the holiday season.
Christmas Wreath Pear Salad
Christmas Wreath Pear Salad is a refreshing salad addition to your Christmas menu, with pears, nuts, pomegranates and more – Prepping to serving within minutes
Fig Arugula Salad With Maple Vinaigrette
Fig Arugula Salad With Maple Vinaigrette is truly a showstopper salad. Stunning colors and delicious flavors make it perfect side dish for holiday dinners and entertaining.
Frozen Cranberry Salad - Easy Make-Ahead Recipe
Frozen Cranberry Salad is a molded salad recipe that can easily be made ahead of time. Our cranberry salad recipe is delicious and will be striking on any Holiday table.
Instant Pot Wild Rice Pilaf Stuffing
This is the BEST wild rice pilaf/ salad you will make. Flavorful and tender wild rice tossed along with apples, oranges and pomegranate and walnuts. This vibrant vegetarian rice is full of amazing flavors and textures.
Christmas Fruit Salad
Christmas Fruit Salad is a must in our house for Christmas brunch or dinner. It’s filled with delicious winter fruit.