Lettuce Recipes

Grab a head—these recipes with lettuce are nearly impossible to pass up! Fresh dishes, made with butterhead, romaine, iceberg and more, prove there’s no such thing as too much lettuce.

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Tabbouleh Salad

The highlight of our neighborhood potlucks has long been my mother-in-law’s tabbouleh. It satisfies the healthiest appetites with filling bulgur wheat, parsley, mint and tomatoes brightened up with olive oil and lemon juice.—Deirdre Cox, Kansas City, Missouri

Mandarin Peanut Rice Salad

I learned how to make this salad while visiting England with a friend. When I made it for a family...


Turkey Rice Salad

This salad makes a colorful side dish when served with soup and sandwiches, but it's hearty enough to double as...


Contest-Winning Curried Rice Salad

Rice is truly one of the world's most versatile foods. Arkansas is the top rice-producing state in the country, so...


Bean ‘n’ Rice Picnic Salad

This filling salad was a favorite for luncheons with Ruth Andrewson from Leavenworth, Washington. Orange carrots and green celery also...

Saffron Rice Shrimp Salad

“This easy recipe was inspired by a trip to Puerto Rico, where they served yellow rice and flavorful seafood dishes,”...


Jambalaya Rice Salad

My cold rice salad has a hint of spice for a classic jambalaya-style kick. Shrimp, tomatoes, ham and peppers give...

Southwestern Barley Salad

Cilantro comes through in this colorful side that's zesty but not too spicy. It also makes a great luncheon dish...


Ham and Wild Rice Salad

We cut the grass on our farm only once a year. That's because we want our aquatic grass to produce...


Shrimp Rice Salad

This easy-to-prep salad is perfect to take to luncheons or bridal showers—and it makes a refreshing meal on a hot...


Egg Rice Salad

THE FIRST TIME I tried this salad, I knew it was a keeper. Using rice as the basic ingredient is...

Picnic Rice Salad

My husband has grown rice, soybeans, cotton and maize on our farm, located on the Gulf Coast of Texas. I've...


Pork Fajita Salad

For a refreshing take on fajitas, try this savory salad suggested by Iola Egle of McCook, Nebraska. "Your crowd will...


Santa Fe Rice Salad

This warm rice and bean salad served with crunchy tortilla chips is sure to make any mealtime a fiesta! "My...


Layered Chicken Salad

This cool main-dish salad really hits the spot during the warm summer months. Plus, its colorful layers look so appealing....


Low-Fat Wild Rice Turkey Salad

This tasty turkey salad from Meredith Berg of Hudson, Wisconsin offers a wonderful blend of flavors. With sweet grapes and...

Tuna Rice Salad

Most of my recipes—including this one—were developed from my experiments with leftovers. This salad is also delicious prepared with leftover...


Haystack Salad

This recipe comes in handy when it's too hot to be in the kitchen. It really is an all-in-one meal...


Texican Rice Salad

This dish is a favorite of my husband's and makes use of the plentiful rice grown in our area. I...


Fiesta Salad

If you're tired of the same old chicken salad, try this slightly spicy version. It's attractive and tasty, so it's...


Chicken ‘n’ Rice Salad

My duties as wife, mother and schoolteacher tend to keep me out of the kitchen. So this superbly simple salad...


Brown Rice Apple Salad

When I want to serve a different type of salad, this is the recipe I frequently reach for. It meets...


Curried Rice Salad

This is a refreshing alternative to potato salad. I rely on dishes like this often for open houses or entertaining...


Shrimp Lettuce Wraps

Lettuce forms a crispy shell that's full of possibilities, depending on what's in your fridge. Swap shrimp for cooked chicken,...

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Gala Crab Salad

My family thinks this dish is just super, and it looks so nice after it's unmolded. I've substituted shrimp for...


Wild Rice Salad

Since I spend part of my summers in northern Minnesota near the wild rice fields. I have tried many recipes...


Summer Rice Salad

Tangy dressing and flavorful ingredients make for a very tasty side dish that's a refreshing alternative to potato salad. People...