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13 Easy Copycat Summer Salad Recipes + 5 Salad Dressing Recipes

By: Ashley Kolpak, Editor,

Copycat Zupas Strawberry Harvest Chicken Salad13 Easy Copycat Summer Salad Recipes + 5 Salad Dressing Recipes is a collection of positively delicious dishes made with fresh and easy-to-find ingredients. Easy copycat summer salad recipes are great for quick and healthy entertaining, both during summertime and all year round. Celebrate the flavors of the season by putting together any of these crisp combinations of great salads and tasty dressings. Let your taste buds be your guide when you mix and match. A great way to add a little seasonal flair to any salad is dash in some delicious seasonal fruit. Apples, oranges and pears are just the beginning. Throwing together a great salad recipe doesn't need to take a long time. These recipes are also budget friendly versions of their costly restaurant counterparts. You can dine on your own time (and on the cheap) with this sensational collection of easy summer salad recipes. For an extra flavor boost, you can't go wrong with any adding a great dressing recipe on the side. Below is a collection of your brand-name favorites, made copycat style. Pick your favorite restaurant recipe and start cooking. You'll be pleased with the results.

13 Easy Copycat Summer Salad Recipes + 5 Salad Dressing Recipes

13 Easy Copycat Summer Salad Recipes + Salad Dressing Recipes

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Copycat Easy Summer Salad Recipes
Copycat Easy Salad Dressing Recipes

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Copycat Easy Summer Salad Recipes

With a list like this to choose from, you can't go wrong. Easy copycat summer salad recipes are often the key to eating on the lighter side at any given restaurant. Whether you prefer an Asian-inspired salad recipe, a bountiful berry, lettuce and chicken creation, or a salad with zesty grilled chicken, we've got them all right here. Why be limited from one restaurant menu when you have your pick of recipes inspired  the top chains in the country right here?

  1. Copycat Applebee's Oriental Chicken Salad

  2. Wendy's Copycat Berry Almond Chicken Salad

  3. Just-Like Neiman Marcus Chicken Salad

  4. Our Version of Panera's Thai Chicken Salad

  5. Copycat Red Robin's Apple Harvest Chicken Salad

  6. Subway Orchard Salad Copycat

  7. Copycat Bob Evan's Wildfire Salad (pictured above)

  8. Copycat Cheesecake Factory Santa Fe Chicken Salad

  9. Copycat Zupas Strawberry Harvest Chicken Salad

  10. Copycat Chef's Salad

  11. Jami Oliver-inspired Superfood Salad

  12. Just Like Trader Joe's Kale and Edamame Bistro Salad

  13. Copycat Olive Garden's Garden Fresh Salad

Summer Recipes

Plan a summer party! This article, Cookout Food Fit for a Barbecue: 21 Summer Recipes, is full of copycat recipes that you will be excited to bring to the next summer potluck.




Copycat Easy Salad Dressing Recipes

Raspberry Vinaigrette

No salad is complete with out its perfect companion, the dressing. These easy salad dressing recipes will bring out all of the bright flavors of your summer salad and put it over the top. With favorites like creamy ranch, fruity vinaigrette, satisfying Italian and more to choose from, it's easy to coordinate the perfect match. And who says dressing is just for salad...any of these delicious dressings makes the ideal companion for dipping fresh restaurant-style bread. You can make a copycat restaurant feast!

  1. Copycat Carrabba's House Salad Dressing

  2. Copycat Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing

  3. Super Easy Italian Dressing Recipe

  4. Zoe's Kitchen Sald Dressing Copycat

  5. Hidden Valley-Inspired Raspberry Poppy Seed Vinaigrette (shown)


What's your favorite easy summer salad to make? Be sure to let us know in the comments.

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