The 25 Best Summer Salads

We’ve combed the internets to bring you The 25 Best Summer Salads from some of your favorite food blogs, including the Shrinking Kitchen. We’ve covered every ingredient – chicken, salmon, beef, fruit, couscous, lentils, and of course vegetables – and method – chopped, grilled, tossed, toasted, roasted, and chilled.

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The 25 Best Summer Salads

  1. Strawberry Basil Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette from the Shrinking Kitchen
  2. The 25 Best Summer Salads from the Shrinking Kitchen

  3. Roasted Beet & Chevre Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen
  4. Roasted Beet & Chevre Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen

  5. Tropical Fruit Salad with Ginger Mint Dressing from Season with Spice
  6. Tropical Fruit Salad with Ginger Mint Dressing from Season With Spice

  7. Skinny Pimento Cheese from Shrinking Kitchen
  8. Skinny Pimento Cheese from Shrinking Kitchen


  9. Mediterranean Salmon Salad from the Weekly Bite
  10. Mediterranean Salmon Salad from the Weekly Bite

  11. Spring Green Bean Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen
  12. Spring Green Bean Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen

  13. Grilled Chicken Salad with Dried Cherries from It’s Overflowing
  14. Grilled Chicken Salad with Dried Cherries

  15. Honey Balsamic Roasted Fruit from the Shrinking Kitchen
  16. Honey Balsamic Roasted Fruit from the Shrinking Kitchen

  17. Warm Mexican Corn Salad from Skinny Taste
  18. Warm Mexican Corn Salad from Skinny Taste

  19. Chinese Chicken & Asparagus Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen
  20. Chinese Chicken & Asparagus Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen

  21. Vegan Three Bean Salad from the Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans
  22. Three Bean Salad from the Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans

  23. Iceberg Wedge with Crumbled Bacon and Gorgonzola from Fifteen Spatulas
  24. Iceberg Wedge with Crumbled Bacon and Gorgonzola from Fifteen Spatulas

  25. Pasta Salad with Grilled Summer Vegetables and Mozzarella from the Shrinking Kitchen
  26. Pasta Salad with Grilled Summer Vegetables and Fresh Mozzarella from the Shrinking Kitchen

  27. Quinoa Taco Salad from Good Life Eats
  28. Quinoa Taco Salad from Good Life Eats

  29. Corn, Black Bean & Edamame Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen
  30. Corn, Black Bean & Edamame Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen

  31. Guilt Free Picnic Potato Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen
  32. Guilt Free Picnic Potato Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen

  33. Steak Salad from Iowa Girl Eats
  34. Steak Salad from Iowa Girl Eats

  35. Tzatziki Chicken Salad – A lighter recipe from the Shrinking Kitchen
  36. Tzatziki Chicken Salad - A lighter recipe from the Shrinking Kitchen

  37. Honey Lime Fruit Salad from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe
  38. Honey Lime Fruit Salad from Mel's Kitchen Cafe

  39. Chickpea & Cucumber Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen
  40. Chickpea & Cucumber Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen

  41. Tasty Greens with Apples, Feta, Pecans and Balsamic Dressing from the Shrinking Kitchen
  42. Tasty Greens with Apples, Feta, Pecans and Balsamic Dressing by Shrinking Kitchen

  43. Fruity Couscous Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen
  44. Fruity Couscous Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen

  45. Chicken Chickpea Chop Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen
  46. Chicken Chickpea Chop Salad from the Shrinking Kitchen

  47. New York Style Chopped Salad from the Pioneer Woman
  48. New York Style Chopped Salad from the Pioneer Woman

  49. Asian Crunch Salad from Fresh 365
  50. Asian Crunch Salad from Fresh 365

We hope you’ve enjoyed our list of the 25 Best Summer Salads! Be sure to check our Healthy Salads Pinterest Board for more inspiration!