Halloumi, carrot, orange and watercress salad on a plate

Winter salad recipes

40 Recipes

Tuck into our range of hearty winter salads. These warm and cold dishes include ingredients such as beetroot, pear, squash, slaw, chicory, feta and more.

28 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Serve this halloumi, carrot, orange and watercress salad with a mustard and honey dressing for an easy lunch or starter. It takes just 20 minutes to make and delivers one of your 5-a-day

20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
32 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Bring summer to winter with this fresh salad - it contains 3 of your 5-a-day too

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Dress this chicory salad with sherry vinegar, honey and orange for a taste of sunshine in winter. It's ideal for a Christmas buffet served with ham

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

Toast cubes of leftover bread for an extra-crunchy panzanella –  an Italian salad that's packed with flavour. It makes a great side dish or lunch

1 hr
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A crispy, fresh vegetarian salad to use up those winter vegetables

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Combine succulent pear, colourful beetroot, spicy chorizo and buttery manchego cheese in this vibrant winter salad that's ideal for sharing with friends

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
19 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This colourful salad makes the most of storecupboard ingredients - vary it for a special occasion by using fresh tuna

30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.0 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
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Here's a seasonal, vegetarian salad which will complement any festive menu perfectly

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

This lamb and green chilli winter salad is warming and fragrant, with coconut, pistachio and coriander. It can be plated up in 20 minutes flat

20 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

This wonderfully light salad is packed with easy-to-find seasonal ingredients and makes a great Christmas starter

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Give the classic Italian tomato and stale bread salad a seasonal twist with hazelnuts, cranberries, squash and apple

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This coleslaw uses a vinaigrette instead of mayonnaise to create a super healthy veggie salad dish

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this cured salmon and prawn dish as a classy starter for a dinner party. It takes a few days of prep, but it’s well worth it for the flavour that you get

40 mins
More effort
Gluten-free
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

This seasonal salad is super zingy and fresh. Use finely chopped lemon peel if you can't find kumquats

40 mins
Easy
26 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A simple satisfying vegetarian salad, warming for a winter's evening

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
42 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Cauliflower is often overlooked, but try it roasted in this winter salad for a plateful of crunchy goodness

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

We’ve given this classic Middle Eastern bread salad a winter makeover with good-value roasted root veg and a rich, brown-butter yogurt dressing

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
9 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Cabbage, red onion, apple and beetroot - all the brightest purple fruit and veg makes up this winter salad with sweet vinaigrette

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
6 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Gary Rhodes' perfect starter for a Boxing day lunch, made with lots of leftovers from the day before

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Use up leftover cranberry sauce in this healthy salad. Add a can of cannellini beans if you want to bulk it up

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
2 ratings 2.5 out of 5 star rating

Roasted butternut squash, lime-marinated onions and spinach leaves dressed with coconut cream make the perfect winter buffet salad

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Add some crunch to your roast chicken with this flavour-packed winter salad

3 hrs
Easy
8 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

Give your immune system a boost with our superhealthy duo of salad and shake

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
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