Weekly Dinner Ideas: 5 Healthy Winter Salads

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Photo: Photo: How Sweet It Is

While we're still stuck with three more weeks of winter, I'm finding a little relief from the weather in the form of these seasonal salads. Fresh kale, figs and ricotta make these meals anything but boring; plus, who can say no to bacon?


  1. Grilled Kale Salad with Beets, Figs and Ricotta

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    Photo by Photo: Five and Spice
    Fresh figs, beets and creamy ricotta turn this basic salad into a surprisingly tasty dinner.

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  2. Kale Chicken Caesar Salad

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    Photo by Photo: Baked Bree
    The crunchy parmesan crisp croutons are reason enough to make this salad tonight.

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  3. Citrus Salad with Bitter Greens

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    Photo by Photo: Blogging Over Thyme
    We'll be making this colorful citrus salad in hopes that the temperature will suddenly jump thirty degrees. (Fingers crossed.)

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  4. BBQ Salmon and Crispy Chickpea Salad

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    Photo by Photo: How Sweet Eats
    Thanks to a little help from crushed tortilla chips and homemade ranch dressing, this healthy salad will become your new go-to meal.

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  5. Roasted Brussels Sprout and Bacon Salad

    easy winter salad recipes
    Photo by Photo: Katie at the Kitchen Door
    The only thing we (secretly) love more than the bacon in this dish is the homemade avocado vinaigrette.

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