From Caesar to Waldorf, salads can be as virtuous or indulgent as you want. Discuss your favorite types, get inspiration for new and creative salad recipes, and ask around for the best restaurant salads near you.

Celebrate Spring with These Harvest Salad Recipes

Summer may seem like prime time for salads, but fresh spring produce also shines in simple preparations that showcase our favorite vegetables' tender new forms. Every time March rolls around, I remember...

Oil and vinegar on salads

by pindert 3 days ago

Probably a dumb question, but here goes anyway... You know how sometimes there is a set of oil-and-vinegar cruets on the table for dressing your salad? Well, I've only done it a time or two, and ...

2021 Retrospective - The Best New-to-You Recipes made in 2021

by masha 28 days ago

What recipes did you make for the first time during 2021 that were a hit? Links to the recipe and/or to your earlier CH report on it are encouraged. I'll kick off the discussion: Epicurious's...

Salads are my Achilles heel...

by soccermom13 4 months ago

As we head into winter and (I hope and pray) the Delta variant becomes less of a threat, I hope to have people over for a meal once in a while. I often serve a heavy one dish main such as Baked Zi...

Sugar-free Italian dressing recipe that comes close to store brands' Zesty Italian?

by Citizen_Snips 1 month ago

Does anyone have a favorite homemade Italian dressing recipe that comes close to the flavor of store brands' (Kraft, Wish Bone, Ken's Steak House, etc.) "Zesty Italian" but without sugar? Or is ...

Where to find Frisee in (or near) NYC?

by jjmerf 1 month ago

Does anybody know where I can find frisee in or near NYC. My traditional Christmas Eve dinner is French Onion Soup w/ Frisee salad, but last year it was impossible to find frisee anywhere. ...

August 2015 COTM: The New Spanish Table & My Kitchen in Spain - TAPAS, SOUPS, GAZPACHOS, SALADS, BREADS, EMPANADAS

by MelMM 6 years ago

Use this thread to report on recipes from The New Spanish Table and My Kitchen in Spain that fall under the categories of TAPAS, SOUPS, GAZPACHOS, SALADS, BREADS, EMPANADAS This encompasses the ...

Why is there liquid?

by newmarket2 9 months ago

Whenever I make mayo-based salads (potato, slaw, seafood, etc), in less than a day, I find liquid at the bottom of my storage container. There was no liquid in the recipes. This liquid isn't thic...

FATTOUSH - Home Cooking DOTM, September 2021

by MelMM 5 months ago

For September we've chosen a lovely bread salad from the Levant, FATTOUSH. This salad commonly contains a mix of vegetables, such as cucumber and tomato, herbs, such as parsley and mint, and leaves...


pistachio peas
by pistachio peas 5 years ago

Use this thread to post reports on the following chapters from DINNER: SOUPS (p. 314-330); SALADS (p. 334-349); and DIPS, SPREADS, & GO-WITHS (p. 353-385) If you are the first to report on a ...

Spam Croissubi at Sunday Gather | Bayview - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Last summer Huli Huli became part of the Sunday Family and morphed into Sunday Gather. Still offering some of the Hawaiian plates, a few new items were on the menu when I stopped by to pick up lunc...

COLD VEGETABLE & PASTA/GRAIN SALAD! Home Cooking Dish of the Month (May 2015)

by Sandwich_Sister 6 years ago

Welcome to the reporting thread for the May Dish of the Month. This month we'll all be creating some wonderful cold vegetable and pasta/grain salad. How will you prepare it and what ingredients wi...

Noodle salad at Hana?

by jmorri26 10 years ago

I know this is an oddly specific request, but does anyone know what type of noodle salad it is they make at Hana Uptown? I've googled everything and can't find much off of my memories of what it ta...

Table Talk with Hetty McKinnon, the Queen of Salad

The Chowhound Team
by The Chowhound Team 2 years ago

There are few food phrases that get tossed around more these days than "plant-based." With more of us trying to eat more greens and vegetables it's only natural we'd look for interesting ways to do...

Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking: Vegetables and Salads [CoTM Sept 2006 and Nov 2013]

by redwood2bay 15 years ago

September 2006 Cookbook of the Month: Please post your reviews of vegetable and salad recipes from Marcella Hazan's Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking here. Please mention the name of the recipe...

Making tacos at home - what's your go-to combo?

by flaky_salt 11 months ago

I think we can all agree that the tacos we make at home are different than what we would get when we go out to our local taco truck or hole-in-the-wall Mexican restaurant, but they can be just as g...

CITRUS SALADS - Home Cooking Dish of the Month, December 2016

by L.Nightshade 5 years ago

Welcome to the last Dish of the Month for 2016! This is the thread for reporting on the Citrus Salads that you make during December. You can always come back at any time in the future to share ...

ISO spicy citrus salad recipes

by soccermom13 12 months ago

I tried a recipe for a citrus salad with several types of citrus, sliced in rounds, with a simple dressing of olive oil, rice vinegar, salt, pepper, and chili flakes. Also, feta cheese and Castelv...

July 2014 COTM: Radically Simple - 10 Minute Salads, Vegetables and Side Dishes

by delys77 7 years ago

Greetings all! Please use this thread to post your reviews of the following: 10 Minute Salads Vegetables and Side Dishes Remember to review the thread in order to ensure you reply to the ...

Mold in lid of pump-style salad spinner?

by hungry_united 11 years ago

I have an Oxo pump-style salad spinner -- it's made of plastic and I've probably had it for almost a decade. It still works perfectly. The only problem is that what looks to be black mold seems to ...

New York area deli style potato salad

by msmouser 14 years ago

Help, please. In the '50's and 60's every NY area deli served a typical thin sliced potato salad. I don't think it was made with mayonnaise. It was typically called "German", but had no bacon, a...