12 Salad Recipes So Good, You’ll Forget They’re Good FOR You
The time has come, our friends, to ditch the heavy winter foods for some light, low-cal recipes. Salads are the obvious choice, but let’s face it: While a bowl of greens may be packed with nutrients, it can be less than exciting. That was… until today. Forget the pizza and burgers, we found 12 salad recipes that take advantage of crazy flavorful ingredients to mix up mouth-watering meals. Oh, sorry, did you think salads were boring? Think again.
5. Grilled Kale Salad With Beets, Figs and Ricotta: Tender greens become more alluring with charred kale. The usual bitterness of kale is balanced with the sweetness of beets and figs for a flavor overload. (via Five and Spice)
8. Strawberry Cashew Broccoli Salad: You no longer have to dread your greens. This summer recipe sneaks in broccoli with the sweetness of strawberries and grapes, and the saltiness of cashews and goat cheese. (via Drool Worthy Daily)
9. Spicy Mushroom and Lentil Salad: Lentils kick up the heat in this warm dinner salad with portobello mushrooms, parmesan cheese and arugula. Now you can get your fiber, protein and the rest of your nutrients with loads of flavor. (via Beauty and Sass)
Which of these salads is making you hungry? Let us know in the comments below.