Are you losing hope on increasing your fiber portions? Despite trying desperately hard, do you find yourself binge eating carbs? We have made a list of lip smacking salads that are bound to save the day and get you to finish your greens.
1. Caesar Salad
Originated in Mexico, this salad is filled with exotic ingredients and each bite is a blast of flavours. What makes it a complete meal, though, is the rich dressing in which the salad is tossed. It is said to be created by Caesar Cardini, an Italian immigrant along with his daughter, hence the name.
2. Greek Salad
Also called Horiatiki Salad, there is no denying that chickpeas MAKE this dish. Greek salad is made with a variety of fresh, chopped veggies along with olives and creamy, feta cheese. It is seasoned with mountain oregano and tastes spectacular.
This humble salad is made with lots of fresh parsley, bulgur wheat and finely chopped garden fresh vegetables. Often served with quinoa, Tabbouleh originated in Lebanon & has become popular all through the globe due to its simplicity and unique flavour.
4. Mediterranean Pasta Salad
This exquisite salad is our best-loved cheesy pasta’s healthier cousin – with ingredients sundried tomatoes, cucumbers, slices of red onion and your favourite kind of pasta. Served cool, Mediterranean Pasta Salad is a flavourful, wholesome meal.
5. Waldorf Salad
An extremely healthy and colourful dish, Waldorf salad has fruits and nuts, all dressed in mayonnaise and is super light on the stomach. Now an American classic, this salad is made with apples, walnuts, celery and grapes as the main ingredients.
6. Dressed Herring Salad
Originated in Russia, this layered salad is also known as Shuba. An extremely popular traditional Russian festive dish, herring salad is made with boiled potatoes, sliced herrings & carrots. It gets its characteristic purple colour due to the boiled beetroots. Each layer is generously covered in mayonnaise and is decorated with boiled eggs.
7. Ambrosia Salad
This salad is an effortless crowd-pleaser as it has an abundance of juicy fruits, a whipped cream-based dressing and lots of marshmallows. An American classic, Ambrosia salad has pineapples, oranges, cherries & is truly one of the best.