20 Healthy Picnic Salads

by in Healthy Recipes, June 6, 2013

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Need a few new ideas for picnic side dishes? Here are 20 mouthwatering salads you can easily tote along for your next outdoor shindig.

Packing Your Salad
Be sure to pack your salad safely to avoid potential illness. If you’re heading on a long drive, keep it in a cooler surrounded with ice. If you also have raw meat, chicken, or hot dogs, those should be packed in a separate cooler to avoid cross-contamination. The cooler should be stored in the air-conditioned car, not in the hot trunk or roof rack.

To avoid a soggy leafy green salad, pack the salad and dressing separately in the cooler and mix them together right before serving.

Grain & Legume-Based Salads

Veggie-Based Salads

TELL US: Which picnic salads will you be making this summer?

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  4. corrinakuhar says:

    Great list, Toby! This being summer and all, this should come in handy for outings and picnics.

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