What different types of salads are there?

Slaw Salad Recipes

  • Summer Asian Slaw. Make this salad for your next picnic, and it’ll be a guaranteed hit.
  • Best Broccoli Salad.
  • Shredded Brussels Sprout Salad.
  • Easy Pasta Salad.
  • Rainbow Orzo Salad.
  • Creamy Vegan Pasta Salad.
  • Broccoli Pasta Salad.
  • Cherry Tomato Couscous Salad.

What is classic salad?


  • Crisp Lettuce (such as Romaine or Iceberg — often times mix of the two)
  • Firm Tomatoes.
  • Sliced Cucumber.
  • Red Onions.
  • Croutons.
  • Cheddar Cheese (optional)
  • Crumbles of Bacon (optional)

What is a common salad?

A typical salad starts with raw greens, such as lettuce, spinach, kale, mixed greens or arugula. However, you can also add several other raw vegetables. Some popular raw veggie toppings include chopped carrots, onions, cucumbers, celery, mushrooms and broccoli.

What’s in a basic salad?


  • Deselect All.
  • 2 hearts romaine lettuce.
  • 2 small plum tomatoes, diced.
  • 1 Kirby cucumber or 1/4 European seedless cucumber, diced.
  • 1 small yellow onion or 1/2 red onion, chopped.
  • 1 carrot, peeled and shredded.
  • 1/4 cup (a couple of glugs) extra-virgin olive oil.

What are the six categories of salads?

6 Classification of Salads

  • Appetizer Salads.
  • Accompaniment Salads.
  • Main course Salads.
  • Side Dish Salads.
  • Separate Course Salads.
  • Dessert Salads.

What are healthy salads?

The healthiest salads start with dark leafy greens and incorporate vibrant colored vegetables and/or fruit. Healthy salads may also contain grains like quinoa or nuts. A healthy salad has a dressing that’s not loaded with large amounts of oil, mayonnaise or other type of fat.