Island Spiced Grilled Chicken Salad with Mango and Scallions
Fine CookingAny salad with fresh mango is bound to be a winner, and this one is almost too good to be true. Chipotle-spiced chicken, grilled peppers, scallions and a squeeze of lime are tossed together and served in lettuce leaf cups for a playful presentation.
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Southeast Asian-style Napa Cabbage Salad with Chile-crusted Grilled Chicken and Peanut-lime Dressing
Courtesy of "Grill It!"
Crunchy cabbage holds up better in hot weather than more tender greens, making this dish perfect for the dog days of summer. Minced chiles and white pepper give the grilled chicken a kick, but the fresh basil, cilantro and mint keep the dish light and refreshing.
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Southwestern Grilled Chicken Salad with Tomato and Black Bean Salsa
Fine CookingThe unique spice rub on the chicken (made with chili powder, brown sugar, coriander and cumin) makes this an unforgettable salad. Topping the chicken with the black bean salsa and fresh slices of avocado is genius -- we guarantee you'll be going back for seconds.
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Grilled Squash and Orzo Salad with Pine Nuts and Mint
Courtesy of "Salad of the Day"
Grilled baby yellow squash and ripe, plump zucchini pair perfectly with toasted pine nuts and fresh mint in this summer salad. The addition of orzo makes it hearty enough to be a main dish -- great for packing up and taking to a picnic!
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Grilled Vegetable Salad Capri-Style
B. Da Costa
In this Italian-inspired recipe, eggplant, peppers, zucchini, onions and asparagus are brushed with red wine vinegar marinade before getting slightly charred on the grill. Sprinkle the salad with orange zest and basil for added flavor, and delicately arrange on a large serving platter to achieve a work of (mouth-watering) art.
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Mediterranean Chopped Salad on Grill Bread
courtesy of "Grill It!"Toasting bread rounds directly over the coals creates a perfect crusty base for the tomato, cucumber, and olive salad. Sprinkle the dish with crumbled feta and season with salt and pepper for a healthy light lunch or tasty appetizer!
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Grilled Artichoke, Arugula, and Radicchio Salad
courtesy of "Grill It!"The bitterness of the arugula combined with the meatiness of the artichoke makes this simple dish burst with flavor. Lightly coating the veggies with a lemon-y Greek dressing is the perfect touch.
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Grilled Steak and Arugula Salad with Parmesan Shavings
L. FrusteriFlavors are abundant in this steak salad. The meat gets rubbed with a parsley and garlic marinade, the arugula is dressed with a lemon and olive oil vinaigrette, and everything is sprinkled with a generous portion of thinly shaved Parmesan cheese.
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Grilled Flank Steak Salad with Tomatoes
Courtesy of "Salad of the Day"Using cherry tomatoes of all shapes, colors and sizes makes this dish visually stunning, and the homemade vinaigrette and slightly-charred steak makes it as tasty as it is beautiful.
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Steak & Potato Salad with Horseradish Dressing
Ken BurrisBoth the steak and fresh corn get grilled in this tasty dinner dish, which also incorporates steamed green beans and quartered baby potatoes. A delicious horseradish dressing, complete with sour cream, vinegar and Worcestershire, tops the meaty dish.
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Grilled California-style Chopped Salad with Shrimp
Amy NeunsingerThis dish will transport you to sunny California, home of the beloved chopped salad. While the romaine, zucchini and shrimp are all thrown on the flame, fresh avocado and plump tomatoes keep the dish feeling light. A garnish of tortilla strips adds a tasty crunch.
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Romaine and Avocado Salad with Grilled Chile Shrimp and Lime-Cumin Dressing
Courtesy of "Grill It!"This dish is a twist on everyone’s favorite salad – the Caesar. You can grill the shrimp skewer-style or arrange them individually, then serve them atop lettuce, cherry tomatoes and avocado wedges.
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Grilled Tilapia with Avocado, Black Bean, and Corn Salad
Shirley FanFlaky, charred tilapia complements the Mexican flavors in this bright, healthy salad. Breaking the fish into bite-sized pieces ensure every mouthful is filled with flavor.
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Grilled Shrimp Salad with Feta, Tomato and Watermelon
Fine CookingTalk about a gorgeous summer salad! In this party-ready dish, juicy red watermelon, red and yellow tomatoes, salty feta and fresh basil are tossed with lemon juice, olive oil and honey to create a base for the shrimp, which gets marinated with lemon juice and paprika, threaded onto skewers and grilled to perfection.
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Grilled T-Bone Lamb Chops with Fava Bean and Feta Salad
Courtesy of Michael SymonThe contrast between the smoky grilled lamb and fresh fava beans is what makes this salad one for the recipe books. Salty olives, shelled fava beans, crumbled feta and torn mint leaves are tossed in a homemade vinaigrette and placed on top of the lamb chops for a stunning and tasty dinner.
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Spinach and Grilled Peach Salad with Blue Cheese, Bacon, and Sweet-and-Sour Dressing
Courtesy of "Grill It!"Grilling peaches gives them a smoky char that perfectly complements their natural sweetness. Once their nicely browned, combine them with spinach, drizzle with dressing and top with crumbled bacon and blue cheese. Perfect as an appetizer or a playful side dish.
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Latin-style Cabbage Salad with Grilled Pork and Pineapple
courtesy of "Grill It!"
Inspired by the classic Costa Rican lunch known as casado, this salad combines juicy pork with sweet pineapple and toasted cumin seeds. A variety of fresh veggies, include red pepper and carrot, are added to the mix, and a fruit juice dressing tops it all off.
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Grilled Tenderloin and Fingerling Potato Salad
The Whole Hog CookbookThis dish combines all the elements of a meat-and-potatoes dinner and puts them into a beautiful salad. The grilled tenderloin and the starchy potatoes are dressed with a mixture of mustard, vinegar, garlic and honey to create the perfect blend of sweet and salty.
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