Plate of colourful summer salad topped with halloumi, with cutlery

Salad recipes

Celebrate seasonal produce year-round with our vibrant salad recipes, from chicken caesar and Greek, to creamy potato salad and winter platters.

70 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Perfect for BBQs and buffets, this is an assembly job of gorgeous ingredients – no cooking required. Serve it with lamb kebabs for an impressive summer feast

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
119 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make a fresh and colourful Greek salad in no time. It's great with grilled meats at a barbecue, or on its own as a veggie main

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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175 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This makes a great lunchbox filler for a day out and is equally good at home from the fridge

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
54 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Our classic potato salad recipe is the perfect barbecue side dish, great for picnic spreads or paired with roast leftovers. Try our easy, versatile recipe

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
12 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make salade niçoise your go-to salad for summer. With crunchy lettuce, ripe tomatoes, potatoes, tuna and soft-boiled eggs, it's full of flavour and texture

35 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
40 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Warm chickpea salad, ideal as a weekend lunch or weekday supper

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of new season's asparagus and radishes in a vibrant salad with a French-style dressing. Great for a barbecue

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
37 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Lentils are a substantial and healthy base to this fresh salad with onion, mango chutney, coriander, greens and tomatoes

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this veggie pesto pasta salad with cucumber, peas, cherry tomatoes and basil for an easy family meal. It's great for a packed lunch or summery picnic

22 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Quinoa, toasted pumpkin seeds, feta and ripe watermelon make a fabulous and filling vegetarian supper that counts as 3 of your 5-a-day

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
100 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A classic chicken salad recipe, featuring crunchy croutons and a creamy, garlic dressing. Ideal for lunch with friends

25 mins
Easy
98 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Try this easy veggie salad for a great source of iron and enjoy as a light lunch or supper. It uses gluten-free quinoa for an extra dose of protein

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
8 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Celebrate spring with this salad using the season’s most exciting food, including new potatoes, asparagus and peas. It's even better if you make your own mayo

50 mins
More effort
Healthy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this crunchy, vegan broccoli salad for lunch or as a side. It's sweet, sharp and full of different textures and colours

13 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
14 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

With griddled halloumi, toasted pitta pieces, grains, tomatoes, dill and mint, this Middle Eastern-inspired salad makes a speedy and satisfying lunch for four

17 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
96 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Simple storecupboard pasta salad with sunny Mediterranean flavours

30 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Prepare your own version of one of Tuscany’s most famous dishes, panzanella. It's a good way to use up leftovers, as it's made with stale bread – simply toss with ripe tomatoes and an olive…

45 mins
Easy
19 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This classic and well-loved Middle-Eastern dish is perfect to serve with fish

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this stunning autumn salad as a side dish at a dinner party. It features carrots, courgette, broccoli, tomatoes and olives in a lovely saffron dressing

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

A fresh and zingy salad with Chinese cabbage, sesame-crusted salmon and the unsung hero of British veg, the turnip

25 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This warm winter salad has it all: colour, flavour and texture. Sweet blood oranges, sharp feta and nutty Jerusalem artichokes combine to create a beautiful side or seasonal meze

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A crisp salad with tangy blue cheese dressing, crumbled cheese and crunchy toasted walnuts - a great accompaniment to steak

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Pair this salad with barbecued chicken as part of a summer menu. Made with peaches, mozzarella and a lemon and caper dressing, it's also great on its own

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this potato salad with whatever crunchy vegetables you can get your hands on – fennel, celery and spring onions would also be very welcome additions

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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