Cold lettuce sounds pretty drab to me this time of year. And I’m pretty tired of soup. So I rounded up 12 of the best winter salads that will keep you filled with nutritious goodness all season.
Warm Winter-Vegetable Salad – Food & Wine
Warm Sunchoke And Kale Salad With Almonds – SunBasket
Ever try a sunchoke? They taste like a cross between artichoke hearts and potatoes. Plus, they’re scrumptious and in season through March.
Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette – Smitten Kitchen
Did someone say bacon dressing?!
Squash, Apple And Warm Lentil Salad – Green Evi
I recently discovered my love for lentils. This salad features them on a bed of sweet spice-roasted squash and apples.
Roasted Eggplant Salad with Almonds and Goat Cheese – The Kitchn
Another delicious way to mix up meatless Monday.
Warm Spaghetti-Squash Salad – Food & Wine
Mild spaghetti squash is delicious with potent ingredients like olives and feta in this lemony salad.
Brussels Sprouts and Apple Salad (w/ Candied Walnuts) – Diethood
I love this unique blend of winter flavors from tart apples, sweet candied walnuts, and savory, warm, pan-roasted Brussels sprouts.
Warm + Roasted Winter Salad Bowl- Oh She Glows
Quinoa with Caramelized Butternut Squash and Roasted Brussels Sprouts – Iowa Girl Eats
Topped with creamy Parmesan cheese and crunchy pepitas.
Warm Cauliflower and Herbed Barley Salad – bon appetit
Sautéed cauliflower, buttery gigante beans, and nutty barley make for a hearty vegetarian lunch or dinner main.
Steak Salad with Horseradish Dressing – bon appetit
Roasted and Charred Broccoli with Peanuts – epicurious
Finally! A use for broccoli stalks! Cook them until brown, then serve with lightly charred florets for a killer cruciferous salad.
Do you have other irresistible warm winter salads? Be sure to share!